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Book Information:

Author: A. S. Markus
Title: Introduction to the spectral theory of polynomial operator pencils
Additional book information: Translated by H. H. McFaden, Translations of Mathematical Monographs, vol. 71, American Mathematical Society, Providence, R.I., 1988, iv + 250 pp., $95.00. ISBN 0-8218-4523-3.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: I. Gohberg
Reviewer: M. A. Kaashoek
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 21 (1989), 350-354
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