Yes indeed. I read Ledermann's little book on groups years after I had a formal course (based on Herstein) and wished it could have been a reference. However, I believe it to be long OOP (out of print).
Alfred Barron, Preclinical Biostatistics R.W. Johnson Pharmaceutical Research Institute Raritan, New Jersey 08869
>---------- >From: firstname.lastname@example.org[SMTP:email@example.com] >Sent: Tuesday, January 07, 1997 3:43PM >To: firstname.lastname@example.org >Subject: Re: group theory text > >Friends: > >Is everyone on the list acquainted with the wonderful little text by Walter >Ledermann: > > INTRODUCTION TO THE THEORY OF FINITE GROUPS. > >I own the 1957 edition, which is published by Oliver & Boyd in the series >of UNIVERSITY MATHEMATICAL TEXTS, but I know that there is a modernized >version. > >Or don't you consider it wonderful? > >Best wishes, > >Sam > >Samuel S. Kutler >St. John's College >Box 2800 >Annapolis, MD 21404 > > >