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Book Review

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Book Information:

Authors: Jonathan M. Borwein and Peter B. Borwein
Title: Pi and the AGM: A study in analytic number theory and computational complexity
Additional book information: Canadian Mathematical Society Series of Monographs and Advanced Texts, John Wiley and Sons, New York, Chichester, Brisbane, Toronto, Singapore, 1987, xi + 414pp. $49.95. ISBN 0-471-83138-7.

References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)

  • 1. P. Beckmann, The first 140 million, Access to Energy 14 (1987), 1.
  • 2. J. M. Borwein and P. B. Borwein, Ramanujan and pi, Scientific American 258 (1988), 112-117.

Review Information:

Reviewer: George E. Andrews
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 22 (1990), 198-201