This completely self-contained study, widely considered the best book in the field, is intended to serve both as an introduction to quantification theory and as an exposition of new results and techniques in "analytic" or "cut-free" methods. Impressed by the simplicity and mathematical elegance of the tableau point of view, the author focuses on it here.
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Review: First-Order LogicUser Review - Cain S. Pinto - Goodreads
This is the most dense book I've ever read, but to say it has been rewarding would be an understatement. I had to re-read several paragraphs over and over again before their obvious simplicity shone ... Read full review
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Still working on this. The kind of book that makes you feel the lights coming on and the gears starting to spin. Read full review