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Book Information:

Author: Andrei B. Shidlovskii
Title: Transcendental numbers
Additional book information: Studies in mathematics, vol. 12, Walter de Gruyter, Berlin, New York, 1989, xix + 466 pp., $89.50. ISBN 3-11-011568-9.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: R. Tijdeman
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 25 (1991), 445-453