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ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: Alexandre Chorin
Title: Vorticity and turbulence
Additional book information: Appl. Math. Sci. Ser., vol. 103, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1994, viii + 174 pp., ISBN 0-387-94197-5, $35.00$

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Andrew J. Majda
Affiliation: Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 33 (1996), 71-73
Review copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society