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Contents of Volume 36, Number 4

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Longest increasing subsequences: from patience sorting to the Baik-Deift-Johansson theorem
David Aldous and Persi Diaconis.
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 413-432
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Merits and demerits of the orbit method
A. A. Kirillov.
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 433-488
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MathSciNet review: 1701415

Book Reviews

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Character theory of finite groups, by Bertram Huppert.
Reviewer: I. M. Isaacs
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 489-492
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Lie groups: Beyond an introduction, by Anthony W. Knapp.
Reviewer: David A. Vogan, Jr.
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 493-498
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Moduli of curves, by J. Harris and I. Morrison.
Reviewer: Ciro Ciliberto
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 499-503
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Harmonic analysis real-variable methods, orthogonality, and oscillatory integrals, by E. Stein.
Reviewer: Fulvio Ricci
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 505-521
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Geometry of subanalytic and semialgebraic sets, by M. Shiota.
Reviewer: Michel Coste
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 523-527
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Mystic, geometer, and intuitionist. The life of L. E. J. Brouwer. Volume 1: The dawning revolution, by Dirk van Dalen.
Reviewer: I. Grattan-Guinness
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 529-532
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Representations and invariants of the classical groups, by Roe Goodman and Nolan R. Wallach.
Reviewer: Jacob Towber
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 533-538
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A survey of knot theory, by Akio Kawauchi.
Reviewer: Louis H. Kauffman
Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 539-549
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