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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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Related review: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc., Volume 31, Number 7 (1925), 369--370
MathSciNet review: 1560800
Full text of review: PDF   This review is available free of charge.
Book Information:

Author: Johannes Tropfke
Title: Geschichte der Elementar-Mathematik in systematischer Darstellung
Additional book information: Berlin and Leipzig, Vereinigung Wissenschaftlicher Verleger. Bd. I: Rechnen. 1921. vi + 177 pp. Bd. II: Allgemeine Arithmetik. 1921. 221 pp. Bd. III: Proportionen. Gleichungen. 1922. 151 pp. Bd. IV: Ebene Geometrie. 1923. 238 pp.

Review Information:

Reviewer: R. B. McClenon
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 29 (1923), 476-477