**A Friendly Introduction to Number Theory**

by Joseph H. Silverman

**Publisher**: Pearson Education, Inc. 2012**ISBN/ASIN**: 0321816196**ISBN-13**: 9780321816191**Number of pages**: 56

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An introductory undergraduate text designed to entice non-math majors into learning some mathematics, while at the same time teaching them how to think mathematically. The exposition is informal, with a wealth of numerical examples that are analyzed for patterns and used to make conjectures.

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