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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

The Bulletin publishes expository articles on contemporary mathematical research, written in a way that gives insight to mathematicians who may not be experts in the particular topic. The Bulletin also publishes reviews of selected books in mathematics and short articles in the Mathematical Perspectives section, both by invitation only.

ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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Book Review

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This work is cited by: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc., Volume 8, Number 9 (1902), 403--412
MathSciNet review: 1557907
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Book Information:

Author: Frederick Slate
Title: The Principles of Mechanics: An Elementary Exposition for Students of Physics
Additional book information: Part I. New York, The Macmillan Co. 1900. Crown 8vo., vii + 299 pp.

Author: H. A. Roberts
Title: A Treatise on Elementary Dynamics
Additional book information: London, Macmillan & Co., 1900. 16mo., xi + 258 pp.

Author: E. J. Routh
Title: Die Dynamik der Systeme starrer Körper
Additional book information: Autorisierte deutsche Ausgabe von Adolf Schepp mit einem Vorwort von Felix Klein. Zwei Bände. B. G. Teubner, Leipzig, 1898-1900.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Edwin Bidwell Wilson
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 8 (1902), 341-349