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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: 1567868
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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
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1990-15932-4