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Book Information:

Authors: Francis E. Burstall and John H. Rawnsley
Title: Twistor theory for Riemannian symmetric spaces
Additional book information: Springer-Verlag, Berlin and New York, 1990, 112 pp., $14.70. ISBN 3-540-52602-1.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Raymond O. Wells, Jr.
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 25 (1991), 454-457
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