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Book Information:

Author: Jet Wimp
Title: Sequence transformations and their applications
Additional book information: Mathematics in Science and Engineering, vol. 154, Academic Press, 1981, xix + 257 pp., $38.50. ISBN 0-12-757940-0.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Richard R. Tucker
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 15 (1986), 245-252
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1986-15494-7
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