Book reviews

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Book title Author Published Publisher MSC Reviewer Reviewed Comments
Fascinating Mathematical People. Interviews and Memoirs. donald j. albers and gerald l. alexanderson, editors 2011 princeton university press 01 History and biography Jesús M. Ruiz 14 Jul 12 0
Magical Mathematics persi diaconis, ron graham 2012 princeton university press 00 General Marco CASTRILLON LOPEZ 6 Jul 12 0
A Course in Commutative Algebra gregor kemper 2011 springer 13 Commutative rings and algebras Alejandro Melle Hernandez 4 Jul 12 0
A first course in Loop Quantum Gravity rodolfo gambini, jorge pullin 2011 oxford university press 81 Quantum theory Vicente Muñoz 19 Jun 12 0
The Ambient Metric charles fefferman, c. robin graham 2011 princeton university press 53 Differential geometry Vicente Muñoz 13 Jun 12 0
Imagine Math. Between culture and mathematics Michele Emmer, (ed.) 2012 springer verlag 00 General Adhemar Bultheel 29 May 12 0
Mathematics Under the Microscope: Notes on Cognitive Aspects of Mathematical Practice alexandre v. borovik 2010 providence, r.i. : american mathematical society 00 General Blanca Souto-Rubio 21 May 12 0
Journey through Mathematics. Creative Episodes in Its History enrique a. gonzález-velasco 2011 springer 01 History and biography Adhemar Bultheel 9 Mar 12 0
Calculating Catastrophe gordon woo 2011 imperial college press 60 Probability theory and stochastic processes Adhemar Bultheel 6 Mar 12 0
Low Rank Approximation. Algorithms, Implementation, Applications ivan markovsky 2012 springer 93 Systems theory, control Adhemar Bultheel 2 Mar 12 0
Abraham De Moivre. Setting the Stage for Classical Probability and its Applications david r. bellhouse 2011 crc press 01 History and biography José L. Guijarro 23 Feb 12 0
Statistics for Non-Statisticians bierger madsen 2011 springer 62 Statistics Marco CASTRILLON LOPEZ 22 Feb 12 0
Morse Theoretic Aspects of p-Laplacian Type Operators k. perera, r.p. agarwal, d. o'regan 2011 ams 47 Operator theory Vicente Muñoz 18 Feb 12 0
Numerical Analysis (second edition) walter gautschi 2012 birkhäuser 65 Numerical analysis Adhemar Bultheel 17 Feb 12 0
Affine Maps, Euclidean Motions and Quadrics agustí reventós tarrida 2011 springer-verlag 51 Geometry Jesús M. Ruiz 14 Feb 12 0
Turbulent Times in Mathematics. The Life of J.C. Fields and the History of the Fields Medal. e. mckinnon, f. hoffman 2011 american mathematical society, the fields institute 01 History and biography José L. Guijarro 13 Feb 12 0
Functional Equations in Mathematical Analysis themistocles m. rassias, janusz brzdek, editors. 2012 springer 46 Functional analysis Vicente Muñoz 8 Feb 12 0
The intrinsic nature of things. The Life and Science of Cornelius Lanczos barbara gellai 2010 american mathematical society 01 History and biography José L. Guijarro 7 Feb 12 0
Knots Unravelled meike akveld, andrew jobbings 2011 arbelos 55 Algebraic topology Raquel Díaz 31 Jan 12 0
A Logic of Exceptions thomas colignatus 2011 cool, t. (consultancy & econometrics) 03 Mathematical logic and foundations Margarita Bradley 24 Jan 12 0
The best writing in Mathematics 2011 mircea pitice, editor 2012 princeton university press 00 General J.M. Gamboa 16 Jan 12 0
CONCRETE FUNCTIONAL CALCULUS r.m. dudley, r. norvaisa 2011 springer 46 Functional analysis Francisco L. Hernández 13 Jan 12 0
Computational Topology herbert edelsbrunner, john l. harer 2010 american mathematical society 55 Algebraic topology Martin Raussen 20 Dec 11 0
Mathematics everywhere martin aigner, ehrhard behrends (editors) 2010 ams 00 General Javier Martinez 20 Dec 11 0
Thirty-three Miniatures jiří matoušek 2010 american mathematical society 00 General Raquel Díaz 2 Dec 11 0
Number-crunching paul j. nahin 2011 princeton univ. press 00 General Vicente Muñoz 21 Nov 11 0
Generating functionology, third edition h. s. wilf 2006 a.k. peters, wellesley 05 Combinatorics jive 23 Oct 11 0
Divine Proportions - Rational Trigonometry to Universal Geometry n. j. wildberger 2005 wild egg, sydney 51 Geometry lb 23 Oct 11 0
Smoothing and Decay Estimates for Nonlinear Diffusion Equations - Equations of Porous Medium Type j. l. vázquez 2006 oxford university press, oxford 35 Partial differential equations kapl 23 Oct 11 0
Lie Algebras and Algebraic Groups p. tauvel, r. w. t. yu 2005 springer, berlin: springer monographs in mathematics 17 Nonassociative rings and algebras vs 23 Oct 11 0
A Course in Ordinary Differential Equations r. j. swift, s. a. wirkus 2006 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton 34 Ordinary differential equations dpr 23 Oct 11 0
CRC Standard Curves and Surfaces with Mathematica, second edition, +CD d. h. von seggern 2006 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton 53 Differential geometry jh 23 Oct 11 0
Random Surfaces s. sheffield 2005 société mathématique de france, paris: astérisque, no. 304 60 Probability theory and stochastic processes jrat 23 Oct 11 0
Lie Groups - An Introduction Through Linear Groups w. rossmann 2002 oxford university press, oxford: oxford graduate texts in mathematics 5 22 Topological groups, Lie groups EMS 23 Oct 11 0
Exposition by Emil Artin - A Selection m. rosen, ed. 2006 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 30 11 Number theory jtrlf 23 Oct 11 0
Elements of Combinatorial and Differential Topology v. v. prasolov 2006 american mathematical society, providence: graduate studies in mathematics, vol. 74 57 Manifolds and cell complexes vs 23 Oct 11 0
Quadratic Algebras a. polishchuk, l. positselski 2005 american mathematical society, providence: university lecture series, vol. 37 16 Associative rings and algebras vs 23 Oct 11 0
Matroid Theory j. oxley 2006 oxford university press, oxford: oxford graduate texts in mathematics 3 05 Combinatorics pang 23 Oct 11 0
Homotopy Theory of Schemes f. morel 2006 american mathematical society, providence: smf/ams texts and monographs, vol. 12 55 Algebraic topology ps 23 Oct 11 0
Applied Asymptotic Analysis p. d. miller 2006 american mathematical society, providence: graduate studies in mathematics, vol. 75 34 Ordinary differential equations shen 23 Oct 11 0
Artinian Modules over Group Rings l. a. kurdachenko, j. otal, i. ya. subbotin 2006 birkhäuser, basel: frontiers in mathematics 16 Associative rings and algebras jtrl 23 Oct 11 0
Representation Theory and Higher Algebraic K-Theory a. kuku 2006 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton: pure and applied mathematics, vol. 287 19 K-theory jtrl 23 Oct 11 0
Strange Functions in Real Analysis, second edition a. b. kharazishvili 2005 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton: pure and applied mathematics 26 Real functions jsp 23 Oct 11 0
Symmetries and Curvature in General Relativity g. s. hall 2004 world scientific, new jersey: world scientific lecture notes in physics, vol. 46 83 Relativity and gravitational theory jiva 23 Oct 11 0
Modern Differential Geometry of Curves and Surfaces with MATHEMATICA, third edition a. gray, e. abbena, s. salamon 2006 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton 53 Differential geometry jh 23 Oct 11 0
The Volterra Chronicles - The Life and Times of an Extraordinary Mathematician 1860-1940 j. r. goodstein 2007 american mathematical society, providence: history of mathematics, vol. 31 01 History and biography asl 23 Oct 11 0
Operational Calculus and Related Topics h.-j. glaeske, a. p. prudnikov, k. a. skornik 2006 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton: analytical methods and special functions, vol. 10 44 Integral transforms, operational calculus apr 23 Oct 11 0
Mathematical Methods for the Magnetohydrodynamics of Liquid Metals j.-f. gerbeau, c. le bris, t. lelievre 2006 oxford university press, oxford: numerical mathematics and scientific computation 76 Fluid mechanics knob 23 Oct 11 0
Quasiconformal Maps and Teichmüller Theory a. fletcher, v. markovic 2006 oxford university press, oxford: oxford graduate texts in mathematics 11 30 Functions of a complex variable hencl 23 Oct 11 0
Differential Equations - Inverse and Direct Problems a. favini, a. lorenzi, eds. 2006 chapman & hall/crc, boca raton: a series of lecture notes in pure and applied mathematics, vol. 251 34 Ordinary differential equations jsta 23 Oct 11 0

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