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Book Information:

Author: Gregory Karpilovsky
Title: Projective representations of finite groups
Additional book information: Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York and Basel, 1985, xiii + 644 pp., $89.75. ISBN 0-8247-7313-6.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: William F. Reynolds
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 18 (1988), 83-87
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