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Book Information:

Authors: Tung Chang (Tong Zhang) and Ling Hsiao (Ling Xiao)
Title: The Riemann problem and interaction of waves in gas dynamics
Additional book information: Longman Scientific and Technical (Pitman Monographs No. 41), Essex, 1989, 272 pp. ISBN 0-582-01378-X.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: J. A. Smoller
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 24 (1991), 228-234
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