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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: Jean Dieudonné
Title: Cours de géométrie algébrique
Additional book information: Vol. 1: Aperçu historique sur le développement de la géométrie algébrique, 234 pp.; Vol. 2: Précis de géométrie algébrique élémentaire, 222 pp., Collection SUP, Presses Universitaires de France, Paris, 1974, paperback, pocketbook size. Each vol. 34.88F in France = approx. $8.30.

Author: I. R. Shafarevich
Title: Basic algebraic geometry
Additional book information: Die Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften in Einzeldarstellungen, Band 213, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1974, xv+439 pp., $40.20. (Translated from the Russian by K. A. Hirsch).

Review Information:

Reviewer: Robin Hartshorne
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 82 (1976), 455-459