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ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

The 2020 MCQ for Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society is 0.47.

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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: Vladimir Turaev
Title: Homotopy quantum field theory
Additional book information: EMS Tracts in Mathematics, 10, European Mathematical Society (EMS), Zurich, 2010, xiv+276 pp., ISBN 978-3-03719-086-9, $78.00, hardcover

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: Timothy Porter
    Affiliation: University of Bangor, United Kingdom
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 49 (2012), 337-345
    Published electronically: September 13, 2011
    Review copyright: © Copyright 2011 American Mathematical Society
    The copyright for this article reverts to public domain 28 years after publication.