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 reminiscent of primary teams, homology teams, and the Euler-Poincaré attribute. those necessities are the topic of distinctive appendices that permit concentrated, discrete studying the place it truly is required, with out interrupting the conscientiously deliberate constitution of the middle exposition. lightly guiding readers throughout the rules, thought, and functions of the class theorem, the authors objective to foster actual self belief in its use and in so doing motivate readers to maneuver directly to a deeper exploration of the flexible and necessary suggestions on hand in algebraic topology.
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