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Book Information:

Author: Wulf Rossmann
Title: Lie groups: An introduction through linear groups
Additional book information: Oxford Grad. Texts Math., vol. 5, Oxford Univ. Press, Oxford, 2002, x+265 pp., ISBN 0-19-859683-9, $60.00

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  • [K] A. W. Knapp, Review of Lie Groups: An Introduction Through Linear Groups by Wulf Rossmann, American Mathematical Monthly, 110 (2003), 446-455.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Peter E. Trapa
Affiliation: University of Utah
Email: ptrapa@math.utah.edu
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 40 (2003), 521-527
MSC (2000): Primary 22-01
Published electronically: July 10, 2003
Review copyright: © Copyright 2003 American Mathematical Society
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