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Book Information:

Author: Felix Schlenk
Title: Embedding problems in symplectic geometry
Additional book information: de Gruyter Expositions in Mathematics, vol. 40, Berlin, 2005, x+250 pp., ISBN 3-11-017876-1, US$99.95

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Lisa Traynor
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 43 (2006), 593-597
MSC (2000): Primary 53D35
Published electronically: June 20, 2006
Review copyright: © Copyright 2006 American Mathematical Society
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