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Book Information:

Author: Leonard Evens
Title: The cohomology of groups
Additional book information: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1991, xii+159 pp., US$39.95. ISBN 0-19-853580-5.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: Richard G. Swan
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 29 (1993), 113-116