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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: Anthony W. Knapp
Title: Elliptic curves
Additional book information: Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1992, xv+427 pp., US$24.95. ISBN 0-691-08559-5.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: R. P. Langlands
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 30 (1994), 96-100
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1994-00455-0