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MathSciNet review: 2507281
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Book Information:

Authors: Terence C. Tao and Van H. Vu
Title: Additive combinatorics
Additional book information: Cambridge Studies in Advanced Mathematics, 105, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2006, xviii+512 pp., ISBN 0-521-85386-9

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  • H. Davenport, A historical note, J. London Math. Soc. 22 (1947), 100–101. MR 22865, DOI
  • T. C. Tao, The ergodic and combinatorial approaches to Szemerédi's theorem, Additive combinatorics, 145-193, CRM Proc. Lecture Notes 43, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, RI, 2007. T.C. Tao and V. H. Vu, Random matrices: Universality of ESDs and the circular law, preprint available at

Review Information:

Reviewer: Ben Green
Affiliation: Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge CB3 0WA, England
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 46 (2009), 489-497
Published electronically: January 15, 2009
Additional Notes: Part of this review was written, appropriately enough, while the author was attending the semester in Additive Combinatorics at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. He thanks the Institute for their staging of this most enjoyable and productive programme.
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