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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)

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Book Information

Authors: J. Aitchison and I. R. Dunsmore
Title: Statistical prediction analysis
Additional book information Cambridge Univ. Press, London, New York, Melbourne, 1975, xi + 273 pp., $24.50.


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Review Information

Reviewer: Seymour Geisser
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 82 (1976), 683-688
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1976-14106-7
PII: S 0002-9904(1976)14106-7