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Book Information:

Authors: Derek F. Holt and W. Plesken
Title: Perfect groups
Additional book information: Oxford University Press, Oxford, New York, 1989, xii + 364 pp., $70.00. ISBN 0-19-853559-7.

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  • Daniel Gorenstein, Finite simple groups, University Series in Mathematics, Plenum Publishing Corp., New York, 1982. An introduction to their classification. MR 698782
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Review Information:

Reviewer: Ron Solomon
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 24 (1991), 402-405