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Book Information:

Authors: Paul G. Goerss and John F. Jardine
Title: Simplicial homotopy theory
Additional book information: Progress in Mathematics, vol. 174, Birkhauser-Verlag, Basel, 1999, xv + 510 pp., ISBN 3-7643-6064-X, $69.95

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Brayton Gray
Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Email: brayton@uic.edu
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 38 (2001), 217-220
MSC (2000): Primary 55-02, 55U10; Secondary 18G30
Published electronically: December 27, 2000
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