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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: G. Pólya
Title: Mathematics and plausible reasoning
Additional book information: Volume I, Induction and analogy in mathematics, 16+280 pp., $5.50; volume II, Patterns of plausible inference, 10+190 pp., $4.50. Princeton University Press, 1954. 2 vols., $9.00.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Paul R. Halmos
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 61 (1955), 243-245
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