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Book Information:

Author: Kenji Ueno
Title: Classification theory of algebraic varieties and compact complex spaces
Additional book information: Lecture Notes in Math., no. 439, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 1975, 278 + xix pp., $12.10.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Gayn B. Winters
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1977), 344-349
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1977-14258-4
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