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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English


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StatementG. Wüstholz (ed.).
SeriesLecture notes in mathematics -- 1290, Lecture notes in mathematics (Berlin) -- 1290.
ContributionsWüstholz, Gisbert.
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Open LibraryOL15275214M
ISBN 103540185976

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