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Book Information:

Author: Stephen Leon Lipscomb
Title: Fractals and universal spaces in dimension theory
Additional book information: Springer Monographs in Mathematics, Springer, New York, 2009, xviii+241 pp., ISBN 978-0-387-85493-9, US$79.95, print, hardcover; ISBN 978-0-387-85494-6, online

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Review Information:

Reviewer: G. A. Edgar
Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 47 (2010), 163-170
MSC (2000): Primary 54F45; Secondary 28A80
Published electronically: May 7, 2009
Review copyright: © Copyright 2009 American Mathematical Society
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