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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: 1565873
Full text of review: PDF   This review is available free of charge.
Book Information:

Authors: H. v. Mangoldt and K. Knopp
Title: Einführung in die höhere Mathematik.
Additional book information: 10th ed. Stuttgart, S. Hirzel, 1956. 16+564 pp. DM 23.

Author: J. Bass
Title: Cours de mathématiques
Additional book information: Paris, Masson, 1956. 11+916 pp. 7800 fr. (paper), 8500 fr. (cloth).

Authors: M. G. Kendall and W. R. Buckland
Title: A dictionary of statistical terms
Additional book information: New York, Hafner, 1957. 11+493 pp. $4.50.

Author: C. Chevalley
Title: Theory of Lie groups I
Additional book information: Princeton University Press, 1946. 232 pp. $2.75 (paper).

Review Information:

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 63 (1957), 325