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Book Information:

Author: Jr. E. F. Assmus, and J. D. Key
Title: Designs and their codes
Additional book information: Cambridge University Press, London and New York, 1992, x + 352 pp., US$69.95. ISBN 0-521-41361-3.

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Review Information:

Reviewer: M. A. Wertheimer
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 31 (1994), 102-107
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