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Book Information:

Author: R. C. Penner with J. L. Harer
Title: Combinatorics of train tracks
Additional book information: Annals of Math. Stud., vol. 125, Princeton Univ. Press, Princeton, NJ, 1992, xii+216 pp., US$19.95. ISBN 0-691-02531-2.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: W. Abikoff
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 29 (1993), 130-136
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1993-00404-X
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