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By C. Herbert Clemens

It is a e-book of "impressions" of a trip in the course of the idea of com­ plex algebraic curves. it really is neither self-contained, balanced, nor fairly tightly equipped. as with every workstation made on a trip, what seems is that which moves the writer's fancy. a few subject matters seem as a result of their compelling intrinsic attractiveness. Others are passed over simply because, for all their impor­ tance, the tourist stumbled on them dull or was once too boring or lazy to offer them their due. in retrospect on the finish of the adventure, you will see universal topic actually does emerge, as is so usually the case; that subject is the speculation of theta capabilities. in reality greatly of the cloth within the booklet is prepara­ tion for our examine of the ultimate subject, the so-called Schottky challenge. greater than as soon as, in reality, we tear ourselves clear of fascinating subject matters best in different places and go back to our major path.

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