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Book Information:

Author: Sh\^oichir\^o Sakai
Title: Operator algebras in dynamical systems
Additional book information: Encyclopedia of Mathematics and its Applications, vol. 41, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 219 + 12 pp., US$59.50. ISBN 0-521-40096.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Richard V. Kadison
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 28 (1993), 133-136
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