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Having references in the same latex file

Is there a way to have references in the same latex file (i.e. instead of having the references in a separate .bib file)
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1answer
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Sizes in bibliography files

I have a file using amsart and accessing an external .bib file. I would like to generate a separate file of just the references appearing in my file. But I would like the entries in this file to ...
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1answer
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Change definition of \sameauthors to turn off by same dash

I am using the amsplain style for the bibliography, but I do not want the dash instead of the names of duplicated authors. I found this post Is it normal for BibTeX to replace similar author names ...
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1answer
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How to convert .bib generated by Mendeley for use with amsrefs

I'm using TeX live 2010. I have a .bib file generated from Mendeley, and I want to use that with amsrefs, but it's confusing and the amsrefs documentation is somewhat hard to follow: how do I ...
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3answers
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How do I modify a .bbl file to change the label which appears in my document when it is cited.

How do I modify a .bbl file to change the label which appears in my document when something is cited? Despite indicating in this question that I know how to do this, I have forgotten and can't manage ...
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When should I use amsrefs instead of regular bibtex ?

I've heard (and read) about the new amsrefs system for citations. Is there a good explanation of the pros/cons of amsrefs vis-a-vis bibtex ?