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Book Information:

Author: Barry D. Hughes
Title: Random walks and random environments
Additional book information: Vol. 1: Random walks, Clarendon Press, Oxford, New York, 1995, xxi+631 pp., ISBN 0-19-853788-3, $95.00; 1996, xxiv+526 pp., ISBN 0-19-853789-1, $115.00

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Gordon Slade
Affiliation: McMaster University
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1998), 347-349
MSC (1991): Primary 82B41, 82B43, 60J15, 60K35
Review copyright: © Copyright 1998 American Mathematical Society
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