When trying to include a list of references in a tabular environment I get the following error sourced from the .bbl file:

ERROR: LaTeX Error: Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item.

Is there an easy fix? An example is below:


  author = {Author, A},
  journal = {Journal A},
  title = {MyBook A},
  year = {2000}



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l columns are like \mbox and can not take vertical display material like a list, use a p column, which is like \parbox, so replace l by p{5cm} or whatever you need, but a 1-column tabular does not serve much purpose, so simply removing the tabular would also work.

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