[texhax] bibtex

Zbigniew Nitecki zbigniew.nitecki at tufts.edu
Thu Oct 5 19:22:41 CEST 2006

Does anyone understand the following error message (copied from my  
This is BibTeX, Version 0.99c (Web2C 7.5.5)
The top-level auxiliary file: History of the Shift.aux
The style file: amsalpha.bst
Database file #1: DynamicsHistory.bib
Unbalanced braces---line 1 of file DynamicsHistory.bib
: @string{jmath ="Journal de Math{\'e}matiques''
:                                               }
I'm skipping whatever remains of this command
(There was 1 error message)

when I tried to bibtex the following?
@string{jmath ="Journal de Math{\'e}matiques''}

author = {Jacques Hadamard},
title = {Les surfaces {\`a} courbures oppos{\'e}es et leur lignes  
journal = jmath, volume={4}, series={5},year={1898}, pages={27-73},
note={Reprinted in \cite[vol. 2, pp. 729-775]{Hadamard:Collected}}

author = {Jacques Hadamard},
title = {Oeuvres de Jacques Hadamard},
publisher={Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique},


Zbigniew Nitecki
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