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Book Review

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Book Information:

Authors: Dusa McDuff and Dietmar Salamon
Title: $J$-holomorphic curves and quantum cohomology
Additional book information: University Lecture Series, vol. 6, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 1994, vii+207 pp., ISBN 0-8218-0332-8

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: François Lalonde
    Affiliation: Université du Québec à Montréal; Centre de Recherches Mathématiques (Université de Montréal)
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 33 (1996), 385-394
    Review copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society