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Book Information:

Author: Bruno Poizat (translated by Moses Klein)

Title: A course in model theory: An introduction to contemporary mathematical logic

Additional book information: Springer, New York, 2000, 464 pp., ISBN 0-387-98655-3, $59.95

**1.**C. C. Chang and H. J. Keisler,*Model theory*, 3rd ed., Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, vol. 73, North-Holland Publishing Co., Amsterdam, 1990. MR**1059055****2.**Wilfrid Hodges,*Model theory*, Encyclopedia of Mathematics and its Applications, vol. 42, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1993. MR**1221741****3.**Daniel Lascar,*Stability in model theory*, Pitman Monographs and Surveys in Pure and Applied Mathematics, vol. 36, Longman Scientific & Technical, Harlow; John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 1987. Translated from the French by J. E. Wallington. MR**925824****4.**Yu. I. Manin and A. A. Panchishkin, Number Theory I, Encyclopaedia of Mathematical Sciences, vol. 49, Springer, 1995. CMP**96:05****5.**A. Pillay, Model theory, Notices of AMS, December 2000. CMP**2001:04****6.**Ph. Rothmaler, Introduction to model theory, Gordon and Breach, 2000. CMP**2001:05****7.**Saharon Shelah,*Classification theory and the number of nonisomorphic models*, Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, vol. 92, North-Holland Publishing Co., Amsterdam-New York, 1978. MR**513226**

S. Shelah,*Classification theory and the number of nonisomorphic models*, 2nd ed., Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, vol. 92, North-Holland Publishing Co., Amsterdam, 1990. MR**1083551**

Review Information:

Reviewer: Anand Pillay

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Email: pillay@math.uiuc.edu

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**39**(2002), 87-93

Published electronically: October 10, 2001

Review copyright: © Copyright 2001 American Mathematical Society