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Book Information:

Author: M. Petrich
Title: Lectures in semigroups
Additional book information: Akademie-Verlag, Berlin, 1977, viii + 168 pp.

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  • 8. Mario Petrich, Introduction to semigroups, Merrill, Columbus, Ohio, 1973. MR 393206

Review Information:

Reviewer: John M. Howie
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 84 (1978), 453-456
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