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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: D. J.\ Benson
Title: Representations and cohomology, II: Cohomology of groups and modules
Additional book information Cambridge University Press, London and New York, 1991, x + 278 pp., US$59.95. ISBN 0-521-36135-4.

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Review Information

Reviewer: J. E.\ Humphreys
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 29 (1993), 262-265
PII: S 0273-0979(1993)00412-9

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