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Book Information:

Author: Richard A. Mollin
Title: Quadratics
Additional book information: CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, 1996, xx+387 pp., ISBN 0-8493-3983-9, $74.95

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  • 4. Joseph Oesterlé, Nombres de classes des corps quadratiques imaginaires, Astérisque 121-122 (1985), 309–323 (French). Seminar Bourbaki, Vol. 1983/84. MR 768967
  • 5. Jean-Pierre Serre, Lectures on the Mordell-Weil theorem, Aspects of Mathematics, E15, Friedr. Vieweg & Sohn, Braunschweig, 1989. Translated from the French and edited by Martin Brown from notes by Michel Waldschmidt. MR 1002324
  • 6. D. B. Zagier, Zetafunktionen und quadratische Körper, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-New York, 1981 (German). Eine Einführung in die höhere Zahlentheorie. [An introduction to higher number theory]; Hochschultext. [University Text]. MR 631688

Review Information:

Reviewer: Peter Stevenhagen
Affiliation: Universiteit van Amsterdam
Email: psh@wins.uva.nl
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1998), 333-338
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-98-00758-7
Review copyright: © Copyright 1998 American Mathematical Society