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Book Information:

Author: Edward Nelson
Title: Radically elementary probability theory
Additional book information: Annals of Mathematical Studies, vol. 117, Princeton University Press, Princeton, N. J., 1987, ix + 97 pp., $40.00 ($15.00 paperback). ISBN 0-691-08473-4.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Loren D. Pitt
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 20 (1989), 240-243
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