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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
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On Whitehead's algorithm


Author: S. M. Gersten
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 10 (1984), 281-284
MSC (1980): Primary 20F34
MathSciNet review: 733696
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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1984-15246-7
PII: S 0273-0979(1984)15246-7