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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: 1567722
Full text of review: PDF   This review is available free of charge.
Book Information:

Authors: Jonathan L. Gross and Thomas W. Tucker
Title: Topological graph theory
Additional book information: John Wiley and Sons, New York, Chichester, Brisbane, Toronto, Singapore, xv + 351 pp., $59.95. ISBN 0-471-04926-3.

References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)

P. J. Heawood, Map-color theorem, Quart. J. Math. Oxford Ser. 24 (1890), 332-338.
  • Gerhard Ringel, Map color theorem, Die Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften, Band 209, Springer-Verlag, New York-Heidelberg, 1974. MR 0349461
  • Arthur T. White, Graphs, groups and surfaces, 2nd ed., North-Holland Mathematics Studies, vol. 8, North-Holland Publishing Co., Amsterdam, 1984. MR 780555

  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: Carsten Thomassen
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 19 (1988), 560-561