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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)

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.84.

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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: V. Maz'ya and T. Shaposhnikova (translated and edited by P. Basarab-Horwath)
Title: Jacques Hadamard, a universal mathematician
Additional book information: American Mathematical Society and London Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, 1998, xvii+574 pp., ISBN 0-8218-0841-9, $63.00 ($47.00 to members)

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    Review Information:

    Reviewer: I. Grattan-Guinness
    Affiliation: Middlesex University at Enfield
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 36 (1999), 95-97
    Review copyright: © Copyright 1999 American Mathematical Society