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Book Information:

Author: Kenneth S. Brown
Title: Cohomology of groups
Additional book information: Graduate Texts in Mathematics, Vol. 87, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1982, x + 306 pp., $28.00. ISBN 0-3879-0688-6.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: K. W. Gruenberg
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 11 (1984), 240-244
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