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Book Information:

Author: Stuart Martin
Title: Schur algebras and representation theory
Additional book information: Cambridge Tracts in Math., vol. 112, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1993, xv + 232 pp., ISBN 0-521-41591-8, $44.95$

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    Review Information:

    Reviewer: Brian Parshall
    Affiliation: University of Virginia
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 33 (1996), 371-375
    Review copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society