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ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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Book Information:

Authors: John H. Conway and Derek A. Smith
Title: On quaternions and octonions: Their geometry, arithmetic, and symmetry
Additional book information: A K Peters, Ltd., Natick, MA, 2003, xii + 159 pp., ISBN 1-56881-134-9, $29.00$

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: John C. Baez
    Affiliation: University of California, Riverside
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 42 (2005), 229-243
    Published electronically: January 26, 2005
    Review copyright: © Copyright 2005 John C. Baez