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Book Information:

Authors: G. Burde and H. Zieschang
Title: Knots
Additional book information: de Gruyter Stud. Math., vol. 5, Walter de Gruyter, New York, 2003, xii+559 pp., ISBN 3-11-017005-1, $69.95$

Author: Jonathan Hillman
Title: Algebraic invariants of links
Additional book information: Series on Knots and Everything, Volume 32, World Scientific Co. Pte. Ltd., Singapore, 2002, xii+305 pp., ISBN 789812-381545, $42.00$

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Daniel S. Silver
Affiliation: University of South Alabama
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 41 (2004), 135-147
Published electronically: October 30, 2003
Review copyright: © Copyright 2003 American Mathematical Society