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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)

Book Review

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Book Information

Authors: JackR. Porter and R. Grant Woods
Title: Extensions and absolutes of Hausdorff spaces
Additional book information Springer-Verlag, New York, Berlin, Heidelberg, 1987, xiii + 856 pp., $89.00. ISBN 0-387-96212-3.


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Review Information

Reviewer: Melvin Henriksen
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 21 (1989), 168-171
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1989-15805-9
PII: S 0273-0979(1989)15805-9