Elementary number theory. Rev. printing. rev. printing. (English) Zbl 0696.10002

Dubuque, IA: Wm. C. Brown Publishers. vii, 390 p. £26.50 (1988).
This valuable textbook gives a very good introduction to elementary number theory. It contains all the usual topics of this field. (For reviews of earlier printings (1976, 1980) see Zbl 0314.10001 and Zbl 0453.10001.) In addition to many exercises and useful tables numerous historical notes are included. Thus even the advanced reader may find something of interest.
Reviewer: Th.Maxsein


11-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to number theory
11Axx Elementary number theory
11-03 History of number theory
11Dxx Diophantine equations
11D85 Representation problems
65A05 Tables in numerical analysis