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Book Information:

Author: Horst R. Thieme
Title: Mathematics in population biology
Additional book information: Princeton Series in Theoretical and Computational Biology, Princeton Univ. Press, Princeton and Oxford, 2003, 568 pp., ISBN 0-691-09291-5, $49.50, paper; ISBN 0-691-09290-7, $95.00, cloth

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Review Information:

Reviewer: J. M. Cushing
Affiliation: University of Arizona
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 42 (2005), 501-505
MSC (2000): Primary 92D25, 37N25; Secondary 92B05, 62P10
Published electronically: March 30, 2005
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