This classic text and standard reference comprises all subjects of a first-year
graduate-level course, including in-depth coverage of groups and polynomials and extensive use of categories and functors. 1989 edition.
First edition published in 1980. Textbook for undergraduate students addresses such topics as: categories, modules, classical representation theory of finite groups, formally real fields, etc. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)