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Book Information:

Authors: Daniel A. Klain and Gian-Carlo Rota
Title: Introduction to geometric probability
Additional book information: Cambridge University Press, 1997, xiv+178 pp., ISBN 0 521 59362 X, $59.95, hardback; ISBN 0 521 59654 8, $19.95, paperback

References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)

  • 1. H. Hadwiger, Vorlesungen über Inhalt, Oberfläche und Isoperimetrie, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Göttingen-Heidelberg, 1957 (German). MR 0102775
  • 2. Peter McMullen, Valuations and dissections, Handbook of convex geometry, Vol. A, B, North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1993, pp. 933–988. MR 1243000

Review Information:

Reviewer: Günter M. Ziegler
Affiliation: Technische Universität Berlin
Email: ziegler@math.tu-berlin.de
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 37 (2000), 205-206
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-99-00860-5
Keywords: Geometric probability, integral geometry, valuations
Published electronically: December 21, 1999
Review copyright: © Copyright 2000 American Mathematical Society