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Book Information:

Author: R. Fraïssé
Title: Theory of relations
Additional book information: Studies in Logic and the Foundations of Mathematics, vol. 118, North-Holland, Amsterdam, 1986, xii+397 pp., $55.25. ISBN 0-444-87865-3.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Arnold W. Miller
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 23 (1990), 206-209