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Book Information:

Author: Max Karoubi
Title: $K$-theory, an introduction
Additional book information: Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York, 1978, xviii + 308 pp., $39.00.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Robert E. Stong
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 1 (1979), 658-661
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1979-14652-4
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