## Elements of the theory of Markov processes and their applicationsGraduate-level text and reference in probability, with numerous scientific applications. Nonmeasure-theoretic introduction to theory of Markov processes and to mathematical models based on the theory. Appendixes. Bibliographies. 1960 edition. |

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### Contents

Preface | 1 |

Processes Continuous In Space and Time | 3 |

Processes Discrete in Space and Time | 9 |

Copyright | |

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