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Author Wilson, P. M. H. (Pelham Mark Hedley)

Title Curved spaces : from classical geometries to elementary differential geometry / P.M.H. Wilson
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (x, 186 pages) : illustrations
Contents Euclidean geometry -- Spherical geometry -- Triangulations and Euler numbers -- Riemannian metrics -- Hyperbolic geometry -- Smooth embedded surfaces -- Geodesics -- Abstract surfaces and Gauss-Bonnet
Summary This textbook uses examples, exercises, diagrams, and unambiguous proof, to help students make the link between classical and differential geometries
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Curves, Algebraic -- Problems, exercises, etc
Curves, Algebraic.
Differentialgeometrie.
Curves, Algebraic.
MATHEMATICS -- Geometry -- Algebraic.
Genre/Form Einf├╝hrung.
Problems and exercises.
Problems and exercises.
Form Electronic book
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