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Book Information:

Author: Dirk van Dalen
Title: Mystic, geometer, and intuitionist. The life of L. E. J. Brouwer. Volume 1: The dawning revolution
Additional book information: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1999, xv+ 420 pp., ISBN 0-19-850297-4, £ 75.00

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Review Information:

Reviewer: I. Grattan-Guinness
Affiliation: Middlesex University at Enfield
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 529-532
MSC (1991): Primary 01A70, 03-03, 54-03
Published electronically: July 19, 1999
Review copyright: © Copyright 1999 American Mathematical Society
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