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Intro to Number Theory 
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Jan2413, 06:34 PM

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Can anyone suggest a good book on basic number theory or an introduction text to it. I have been looking but don't have much of an idea on what to use.
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Jan2513, 12:44 AM

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Jan2513, 01:04 AM

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I think Dudley's Elementary Number Theory is a nice introduction, and it's a Dover paperback and therefore cheap:
http://www.amazon.com/ElementaryNum.../dp/048646931X 


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Jan2513, 11:39 AM

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Intro to Number Theory
Good Evening,
I know of two resources: I also have another book, more a walk into number theory rather than a formal introduction: Ogilvy&Anderson's Excursions in Number Theory. J. 


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Jan2513, 05:03 PM

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Thanks for the suggestions, they all look great.



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