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Title: Stochastic calculus for finance
Additional book information: Springer Finance Textbook Series, in two volumes, Vol. I: The binomial asset pricing model, Steven E. Shreve, Springer, New York, 2005, x + 187 pages, ISBN 978-0387-24968-1, $34.95$; 2004, x + 550 pages, ISBN 0-387-40101-6, $69.95$

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Darrell Duffie
Affiliation: Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305-5015
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 46 (2009), 165-174
Published electronically: August 28, 2008
Additional Notes: I am grateful for conversations with Julien Hugonnier and Philip Protter, for decades worth of interesting discussions with Mike Harrison, and also for the patient encouragement of the editor, Bob Devaney.
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