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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society

Published by the American Mathematical Society, the Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society (BULL) is devoted to research articles of the highest quality in all areas of pure and applied mathematics.

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

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.47.

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Book Review

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MathSciNet review: 1567217
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Book Information:

Author: George Mackey
Title: Unitary group representations in physics, probability, and number theory
Additional book information: Benjamin/Cummings, Reading, Mass., 1978, xiv + 402 pp., $19.50.

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: Karl Gustafson
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 2 (1980), 225-229