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

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Book Information

Author: S. O. Fatunla
Title: Numerical methods for initial value problems in ordinary differential equations
Additional book information Academic Press, London, 265 pp., $44.50. ISBN 0-12-249930-1.

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Review Information

Reviewer: Ian Gladwell
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 24 (1991), 389-391
PII: S 0273-0979(1991)16043-X