How to remove the "References" title

Gonzalo Medina suggests to use:


to remove the word "References" before the references; this works great for the article class; how to do the same for the book class?

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    Try \makeatletter\patchcmd{\thebibliography}{\chapter*{\bibname}\@mkboth{\MakeUppercase\bibname}{\MakeUppercase\bibname}}{}{}{}\makeatother
    – moewe
    May 20, 2021 at 15:34
  • It works! Thank you! May 20, 2021 at 15:48
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    I’m voting to close this question because it was solved in comments ...
    – Mensch
    Oct 26, 2021 at 22:01
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    @Mensch While that is a valid reason to close a question, I thought it would be better in this case to make the comment into a CW answer. It would be useful to someone else with the same problem.
    – Davislor
    Oct 26, 2021 at 23:02
  • I too agree with Davislor....
    – MadyYuvi
    Oct 27, 2021 at 3:52

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