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Book Information:

Author: Gabriel Navarro
Title: Characters and blocks of finite groups
Additional book information: Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 1998, x+287 pp., ISBN 0-521-59413-4, $39.95

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Review Information:

Reviewer: David Gluck
Affiliation: Wayne State University
Email: dgluck@math.wayne.edu
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 37 (2000), 169-174
MSC (2000): Primary 20C20
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-00-00854-5
Published electronically: January 21, 2000
Review copyright: © Copyright 2000 American Mathematical Society
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