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Book Information:

Author: Martin Schechter
Title: Operator methods in quantum mechanics
Additional book information: Elsevier North-Holland, New York, 1981, xx + 324 pp., $32.50.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: William G. Faris
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 6 (1982), 105-109