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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:

Author: Saharon Shelah
Title: Cardinal arithmetic
Additional book information: Oxford Logic Guides, vol. 29, Oxford Univ. Press, London and New York, 1994, xxxi + 481 pp., ISBN 0-19-853785-9, $105.00$

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: James E. Baumgartner
    Affiliation: Dartmouth College
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 33 (1996), 409-411
    Review copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society