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Book Information:

Author: Gerard van der Geer
Title: Hilbert modular surfaces
Additional book information: Ergebnisse der Mathematik, Band 16, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 1988, ix + 291 pp., $69.50. ISBN 3-540-17601-2.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Gerd Faltings
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 20 (1989), 247-251