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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)

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.84.

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Book Review

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MathSciNet review: 1559729
Full text of review: PDF   This review is available free of charge.
Book Information:

Author: H. Fehr
Title: Enquête de "l'Enseignement Mathématique" sur la méthode de travail des mathématiciens
Additional book information: avec la collaboration de T. Flournoy et E. Claparède. Deuxième édition conforme à la première suivie d'une Note sur l'invention mathématique par H. Poincaré. Paris, Gauthier- Villars, et Genève, George, 1912. 8vo. 8+137 pages. Price 5 francs.

Author: E. Lebon
Title: Notice sur Henri Poincaré
Additional book information: Paris, Hermann, 1913. 8vo. xlviii pages. Price 2 francs.

Author: E. Lebon
Title: Savants du Jour: Henri Poincaré, Biographie, Bibliographie analytique des écrits
Additional book information: Seconde édition entièrement refondue. Paris, Gauthier-Villars, 1912. Royal 8vo. 112 pages. Price 7 francs.

Review Information:

Reviewer: R. C. Archibald
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 22 (1915), 125-136