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Book Information:

Author: Jörg Schürmann
Title: Topology of singular spaces and constructible sheaves
Additional book information: Birkhäuser-Verlag, Basel, 2003, x+452 pp., ISBN 3-7643-2189-X, US$139.00

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Claude Sabbah
Affiliation: Centre de Mathématiques Laurent Schwartz, École Polytechnique
Email: sabbah@math.polytechnique.fr
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 43 (2006), 575-578
MSC (2000): Primary 32S60; Secondary 14F17, 32L20
Published electronically: May 23, 2006
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