By Jean Gallier,Dianna Xu
Ideal for college students whose mastery of algebraic topology could be a work-in-progress, the textual content introduces key notions similar to primary teams, homology teams, and the Euler-Poincaré attribute. those must haves are the topic of targeted appendices that permit concentrated, discrete studying the place it truly is required, with no interrupting the conscientiously deliberate constitution of the center exposition. lightly guiding readers in the course of the ideas, idea, and functions of the type theorem, the authors target to foster real self assurance in its use and in so doing motivate readers to maneuver directly to a deeper exploration of the flexible and worthwhile thoughts to be had in algebraic topology.
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A Guide to the Classification Theorem for Compact Surfaces (Geometry and Computing) by Jean Gallier,Dianna Xu