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what is Mathieu group M23?is there an paper published about mathieu group M23?

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The book "Permutation Groups" by Dixon and Mortimer is a good reference about Mathieu Groups. BTW, a simple Wikipedia search gives you a lot of information about them, including a quite long bibliography... –  PseudoNeo Apr 28 '11 at 10:29
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Rotman's "Introduction to the Theory of Groups" likewise has a treatment of Mathieu groups (Chapter 9). –  Arturo Magidin Apr 28 '11 at 13:07
    
yeah obviously there would be a published paper On M23...unfortunately I was not able to view it....is there any reference to ret –  sumaira habib Apr 29 '11 at 6:14
    
thanks for your response...i have tried my level best to retrieve the related paper from the here link mentioned by Zev Chonoles. –  sumaira habib Apr 29 '11 at 7:07
    
thanks for your guidence..i have retrieved the paper... –  sumaira habib Apr 29 '11 at 7:24
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This is what Mathieu group $M_{23}$ is. And here is a paper on it (though really, did you think that there might not ever have been a single paper published about it?)

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@Grigory: This was the intended link, but I see Zev's edited it now... –  J. M. Apr 28 '11 at 8:27
    
@J.M. I'll just use your link (I suspect I was able to see the paper using the original link as I'm on a university network). –  Zev Chonoles Apr 28 '11 at 8:30
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