Modular Functions and Modular Forms
by J. S. Milne
Number of pages: 129
This is an introduction to the arithmetic theory of modular functions and modular forms, with a greater emphasis on the geometry than most accounts. Prerequisites are the algebra and complex analysis usually covered in advanced undergraduate or first-year graduate courses.
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