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Book Information:

Authors: A. J. Hahn and O. T. O'Meara
Title: The classical groups and $K$-theory
Additional book information: Springer-Verlag, Berlin, New York, 1989, 565 pp., $119.00. ISBN 3-540-17758-2.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Robert Steinberg
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 23 (1990), 594-598
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