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Free products of finitary linear groups

Author: Orazio Puglisi
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 124 (1996), 1027-1033
MSC (1991): Primary 20E06, 20F29
MathSciNet review: 1327039
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Abstract: In this note we show that the free product of any family of groups which are finitary linear over fields of the same characteristic $p\geq 0$, is still finitary linear over a field of characteristic $p$.

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Orazio Puglisi
Affiliation: Dipartimento di Matematica, Università degli Studi di Trento, I-38050 Povo (Trento), Italy

Received by editor(s): October 5, 1994
Additional Notes: The author is a member of the G.N.S.A.G.A.
Communicated by: Ron Solomon
Article copyright: © Copyright 1996 American Mathematical Society