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Book Information:

Author: I. Martin Isaacs
Title: Character theory of finite groups
Additional book information: Pure and Applied Math., Academic Press, New York, San Francisco, and London, 1976, xii + 303 pp., $29.50.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Charles W. Curtis
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 83 (1977), 1005-1007
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9904-1977-14355-3