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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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  • 2. Enrico Bombieri and Dale Husemoller, Classification and embeddings of surfaces, Algebraic geometry (Proc. Sympos. Pure Math., Vol. 29, Humboldt State Univ., Arcata, Calif., 1974) Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, R.I., 1975, pp. 329–420. MR 0506292
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  • 6. David Mumford, Curves and their Jacobians, The University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1975. MR 0419430
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Review Information:

Reviewer: Gayn B. Winters
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1977), 344-349