Introduction to Analytic Number Theory
"This book is the first volume of a two-volume textbook for undergraduates and is indeed the crystallization of a course offered by the author at the California Institute of Technology to undergraduates without any previous knowledge of number theory. For this reason, the book starts with the most elementary properties of the natural integers. Nevertheless, the text succeeds in presenting an enormous amount of material in little more than 300 pages."-—MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS
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I've found this to be the best overall introduction to analytic number theory. I'm trained in physics, and interested in number theory, and this book really helped me to learn the basics. The problems are excellent as well.
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