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

Book Review

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Book Information

Author: Greg Cherlin
Title: Model theoretic algebra: Selected topics
Additional book information Lecture Notes in Mathematics, vol. 521, Springer-Verlag, Berlin and New York, 1976, iv + 232 pp., $9.50.


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  • 2. G. L. Cherlin, Model theoretic algebra, J. Symbolic Logic 41 (1976), no. 2, 537–545. MR 0411961 (54 #90)
  • 3. P. Eklof, Ultraproducts for algebraists, Handbook of Mathematical Logic, North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1977.
  • 4. Joram Hirschfeld and William H. Wheeler, Forcing, arithmetic, division rings, Lecture Notes in Mathematics, Vol. 454, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1975. MR 0389581 (52 #10412)
  • 5. Simon Kochen, The model theory of local fields, 1𝑥𝑠𝑦) ISILC Logic Conference (Proc. Internat. Summer Inst. and Logic Colloq., Kiel, 1974), Springer, Berlin, 1975, pp. 384–425. Lecture Notes in Math., Vol. 499. MR 0568318 (58 #27918)
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  • 8. Abraham Robinson, On the notion of algebraic closedness for noncommutative groups and fields, J. Symbolic Logic 36 (1971), 441–444. MR 0290949 (45 #43)
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Review Information

Reviewer: Paul C. Eklof
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1977), 954-958
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1977-14333-4
PII: S 0002-9904(1977)14333-4