## Contents of Volume 18, Number 1

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- Miscellaneous front pages, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. (N.S.), Volume 18, Number 1 (1988)
- Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.
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- Algebraic surfaces and 4-manifolds: Some conjectures and speculations
- Robert Friedman and John W. Morgan PDF
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**18**(1988), 1-19

- Miscellaneous back pages, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. (N.S.), Volume 18, Number 1 (1988)
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- Classical invariant theory and the equivalence problem for particle Lagrangians
- Peter J. Olver PDF
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**18**(1988), 21-26

- Virtual cohomological dimension of mapping class groups of 3-manifolds
- Darryl McCullough PDF
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**18**(1988), 27-30

- Numerical methods for extremal problems in the calculus of variations and optimal control theory
- John Gregory PDF
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**18**(1988), 31-34

- A note on the location of complex zeros of solutions of linear differential equations
- Steven B. Bank PDF
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**18**(1988), 35-38

- Asymptotics of small eigenvalues of Riemann surfaces
- Marc Burger PDF
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**18**(1988), 39-40

- On the 2-decomposition numbers of ${\text {Sp}}\left ( {4,q} \right )$
- Donald L. White PDF
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**18**(1988), 41-44

- Tightly closed ideals
- Melvin Hochster and Craig Huneke PDF
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**18**(1988), 45-48

- On Fourier coefficients of a continuous periodic function of bounded entropy norm
- Romuald Dąbrowski PDF
- Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.
**18**(1988), 49-51

- An extension of the Kahane-Khinchine inequality
- David C. Ullrich PDF
- Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.
**18**(1988), 52-54

- Estimates for the Bergman and Szegö kernels in certain weakly pseudoconvex domains
- Alexander Nagel, Jean-Pierre Rosay, Elias M. Stein and Stephen Wainger PDF
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**18**(1988), 55-59

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Book Reviews

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- Prime numbers and computer methods for factorization, by Hans Riesel.
- Reviewer: Carl Pomerance

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**18**(1988), 61-65

- Monotone iterative techniques for nonlinear differential equations, by G. S. Ladde, V. Lakshmikantham and A. S. Vatsala.
- Reviewer: C. V. Pao

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**18**(1988), 65-67

- $K$-theory for operator algebras, by Bruce Blackadar.
- Reviewer: Christopher Lance

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**18**(1988), 67-73

- Applications of Lie groups to differential equations, by Peter J. Olver.
- Reviewer: George W. Bluman

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**18**(1988), 73-78

- The geometry of discrete groups, by Alan F. Beardon.
- Reviewer: Clifford J. Earle

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**18**(1988), 78-80

- Limit theorems for sums of exchangeable random variables, by Robert L. Taylor, Peter Z. Daffer and Ronald F. Patterson.
- Reviewer: Henry Teicher

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**18**(1988), 80-82

- Projective representations of finite groups, by Gregory Karpilovsky.
- Reviewer: William F. Reynolds

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**18**(1988), 83-87

- Sobolev spaces, by Vladimir G. Maz′ja.
- Reviewer: Lars Inge Hedberg

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**18**(1988), 87-88

- Complex cobordism and stable homotopy groups of spheres, by Douglas C. Ravenel.
- Reviewer: Peter S. Landweber

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**18**(1988), 88-91

- Geometric theory of foliations, by César Camacho and Alcides Lins Neto.
- Reviewer: Joseph F. Plante

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**18**(1988), 92-97

- Symplectic techniques in physics, by Victor Guillemin and Shlomo Sternberg.
- Reviewer: J. J. Duistermaat

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**18**(1988), 97-100

- Semigroups of linear operators and applications, by Jerome A. Goldstein.
- Reviewer: Ola Bratteli

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**18**(1988), 100-103

- Foundations of algebraic analysis, by Masaki Kashiwara, Takahiro Kawai and Tatsuo Kimura.
- Reviewer: J. L. Brylinsky

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**18**(1988), 104-108

- Recursively enumerable sets and degrees: A study of computable functions and computably generated sets, by Robert I. Soare.
- Reviewer: Marian Boykan Pour-El

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- Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.
**18**(1988), 108-112

- Modern geometry—methods and applications. Part II, The geometry and topology of manifolds, by B. A. Dubrovin, A. T. Fomenko and S. P. Novikov.
- Reviewer: Melvyn S. Berger

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- Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.
**18**(1988), 112-114