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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)

Book Review

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Book Information

Author: David F. Walnut
Title: An introduction to wavelet analysis
Additional book information Applied and Numerical Harmonic Analysis, Birkhäuser, Boston--Basel--Berlin, 2002, xx+449 pp., ISBN 0-8176-3962-4, $69.95

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Review Information

Reviewer: Palle E. T. Jorgensen
Affiliation: University of Iowa
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 40 (2003), 421-427
PII: S 0273-0979(03)00986-8
Published electronically: April 17, 2003
Additional Notes: We are pleased to thank Brian Treadway for excellent typsetting, and helpful suggestions.
Work supported in part by the U.S. National Science Foundation under grants DMS-9987777 and DMS-0139473(FRG)
Review copyright: © Copyright 2003 American Mathematical Society