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Published by American Mathematical Society in Providence (R.I.) .
Written in English

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Statementby Irving E. Segal, with an appendix on Group representations in Hilbert space, by George W. Mackey.
SeriesLectures in applied mathematics -- vol.2
ContributionsMackey, George W., American Mathematical Society.
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Open LibraryOL17436405M

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