**Theory of Groups of Finite Order**

by William Burnside

**Publisher**: Cambridge University Press 1897**ISBN/ASIN**: 1108050328**Number of pages**: 456

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After introducing permutation notation and defining group, the author discusses the simpler properties of group that are independent of their modes of representation; composition-series of groups; isomorphism of a group with itself; Abelian groups; groups whose orders are the powers of primes; Sylow's theorem; etc.

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