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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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  • 2. Ludwig Boltzmann, Lectures on gas theory, Translated by Stephen G. Brush, University of California Press, Berkeley-Los Angeles, Calif., 1964. MR 0158708
  • 3. H. Poincaré, Mémoire sur les courbes définies par une équation différentielle, J. de Math. 7 (1881), 375-422.
  • 4. J. T. Schwartz, The pernicious influence of mathematics on science, Proc. Internat. Congr. for Logic, Methodology and Philosophy of Science, Berkeley, Calif., 1960.
  • 5. Carl Ludwig Siegel and Jürgen K. Moser, Lectures on celestial mechanics, Springer-Verlag, New York-Heidelberg, 1971. Translation by Charles I. Kalme; Die Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften, Band 187. MR 0502448
  • 6. E. T. Whittaker, Analytical dynamics of particles and rigid bodies, Cambridge Univ. Press, New York, 1936.

Review Information:

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