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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)

Book Review

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Book Information

Author: John R. Silvester
Title: Introduction to algebraic $K$-theory
Additional book information Chapman & Hall, London, 1981, xi + 255 pp., $29.95 hardcover, $13.95 paperback.

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  • 2. Hyman Bass, Algebraic 𝐾-theory, W. A. Benjamin, Inc., New York-Amsterdam, 1968. MR 0249491 (40 #2736)
  • 3. John Milnor, Introduction to algebraic 𝐾-theory, Princeton University Press, Princeton, N.J.; University of Tokyo Press, Tokyo, 1971. Annals of Mathematics Studies, No. 72. MR 0349811 (50 #2304)
  • 4. Daniel Quillen, Higher algebraic 𝐾-theory. I, Algebraic 𝐾-theory, I: Higher 𝐾-theories (Proc. Conf., Battelle Memorial Inst., Seattle, Wash., 1972) Springer, Berlin, 1973, pp. 85–147. Lecture Notes in Math., Vol. 341. MR 0338129 (49 #2895)

Review Information

Reviewer: Susan C. Geller
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 7 (1982), 616-618
PII: S 0273-0979(1982)15070-4