Buildings of spherical type and finite BN-pairs. (English) Zbl 0295.20047

Lecture Notes in Mathematics. 386. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York: Springer-Verlag. x, 299 p. (1974).


20-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to group theory
20E42 Groups with a \(BN\)-pair; buildings
51E24 Buildings and the geometry of diagrams
20G15 Linear algebraic groups over arbitrary fields
20D05 Finite simple groups and their classification
20G40 Linear algebraic groups over finite fields
20H15 Other geometric groups, including crystallographic groups