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Book Information:

Author: Gove W. Effinger and David R. Hayes
Title: Additive number theory of polynomials over a finite field
Additional book information: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 157 pp., US$45.00. ISBN 0-19-853583-x.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: R. C. Vaughan
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 28 (1993), 209-212
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1993-00359-8
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