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Book Information:

Author: M. Scheunert

Title: The theory of Lie superalgebras; an introduction

Additional book information: Lecture Notes in Math., vol. 716, Springer-Verlag, Berlin-Heidelberg-New York, vi + 271 pp.

**1.**V. Kac,*Lie superalgebras*, Advances in Math. 26 (1977), 8-96. MR**486011****2.**V. Kac,*Characters of typical representations of classical Lie superalgebras*, Comm. Algebra 5 (1977), 889-897. MR**444725****3.**D. A. Leites,*Cohomologies of Lie superalgebras*, Functional Anal. Appl. 9 (1975), 340-341. MR**422372****4.**A. Nijenhuis and R. W. Richardson, Jr.,*Cohomology and deformations of algebraic structures*, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 70 (1964), 406-411. MR**178041****5.**M. Scheunert, W. Nahm and V. Rittenberg,*Classification of all simple graded Lie algebras whose Lie algebra is reductive*. I, II, J. Math. Phys. 17 (1976), 1626-1639; 1640-1644. MR**414642**

Review Information:

Reviewer: Lawrence J. Corwin

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**3**(1980), 904-906

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1980-14850-8