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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)

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Book Review

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Book Information:

Authors: M.B. Oberguggenberger and E.E. Rosinger
Title: Solution of continuous nonlinear PDEs through order completion
Additional book information: North-Holland Math. Stud., vol. 181, North- Holland, Amsterdam, London, and New York, 1994, xvi + 432 pp., ISBN 0-444-82035-3, $143.00$

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: Yuri V. Egorov
    Affiliation: Université Paul Sabatier (Toulouse-III)
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 33 (1996), 219-221
    Review copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society