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Book Review

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Book Information:

Author: O. T. O'Meara
Title: Symplectic groups
Additional book information: Mathematical Surveys, no. 16, Amer. Math. Soc., Providence, R. I., 1978, xi + 122 pp., $22.80.

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  • 2. David Callan, The isomorphisms of unitary groups over noncommutative domains, J. Algebra 52 (1978), no. 2, 475–503. MR 0486190
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Review Information:

Reviewer: D. G. James
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 1 (1979), 782-784