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Book Information:

Author: Rolf Lingenberg
Title: Metric planes and metric vector spaces
Additional book information: John Wiley & Sons, New York, 1979, xiv + 209 pp.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: E. A. Connors
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 2 (1980), 531-537
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1980-14790-4
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