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Book Information:

Author: Ya. G. Sinai
Title: Introduction to ergodic theory
Additional book information: Princeton Univ. Press, Princeton, New Jersey, 1977, 144 pp., $6.00.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: R. V. Chacon
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 84 (1978), 656-660
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