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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

**[Ch]**C. Chevalley.*Theory of Lie Groups. I,*Princeton Mathematical Series, volume 8. Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1946. MR**7:412c****[Ho]**R. E. Howe, Very basic Lie theory,*Amer. Math. Monthly*,**90**(1983), 600-623. MR**86m:00001a****[Hu]**J. E. Humphreys,*Introduction to Lie algebras and representation theory,*Graduate Texts in Mathematics, volume 9, Springer-Verlag, New York-Berlin, 1972. MR**48:2197****[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