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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: 1561062
Full text of review: PDF   This review is available free of charge.
Book Information:

Author: Emile Borel
Title: Éléments de la Théorie des Probabilités
Additional book information: Third edition. Paris, J. Hermann, 1924. vii+266 pp.

Authors: Emile Borel and Robert Deltheil
Title: Probabilités, Erreurs
Additional book information: Paris, Librairie Armand Colin, 1923. vi+197 pp.

Author: Otto Knopf
Title: Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung
Additional book information: Sammlung Göschen. Berlin, Walter de Gruyter and Co., 1923. Two volumes, 112 and 112 pp.

Author: F. M. Urban
Title: Grundlagen der Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung und der Theorie der Beobachtungsfehler
Additional book information: Leipzig, B. G. Teubner, 1923. vi+274 pp.

Review Information:

Reviewer: A. R. Crathorne
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 31 (1925), 367-368