In Henri Poincaré published his topological work ‘Analysis Situs’. A new subdiscipline in mathematics was born. Analysis Situs was an. The current book provides a skillful translation of his [Poincaré’s] breakthrough work in algebraic topology John Stillwell has done a. Buy Papers on Topology: Analysis Situs and Its Five Supplements (History of Mathematics) on ✓ FREE SHIPPING on by Henri Poincare ( Author).

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See our librarian page for additional eBook ordering options. John Stillwell has done a marvelous job with his translations and editing.

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Online Price 3 Label: Dual Price 1 Label: For many of us, these great papers on the foundations of topology are given greater clarity in English. Undergraduates, graduate students, and research mathematicians interested in topology and the history of topology.

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All mathematicians interested in topology and its history will poincarre this book. I have read them extensively, and often during topology lectures I refer to parts of these works.

Online Price 1 Label: Table of Contents Papers on Topology: Author s Product display: Online Price 2 Label: Publication Month and Year: Print Price 3 Label: This sius is one of an informal sequence of works within the History of Mathematics series. Analysis Situs and Its Five Supplements.

Poincaré and Analysis Situs, the beginning of algebraic topology

Analysis situs and its supplements have earned their place as the source of many poihcare ideas that developed into the field of algebraic topology. Libraries and resellers, please contact cust-serv ams. I am happy that there is now the option for my students to read them in English.

I found this a charming contrast to the impersonality of many modern texts.

Translated by John Stillwell. Dual Price 2 Label: Print Price 2 Label: History poincate Mathematics Volume: Ordering on the AMS Bookstore is limited to individuals for personal use only. Print Price 1 Label: For the first time in English translation, one can follow every step and occasional stumble along the way, with the help of translator John Stillwell’s analyeis and editorial comments.


We have Stillwell to thank for making such work easier with his translation.

These famous papers, with their characteristic mixture of deep insight and inevitable confusion, are here presented complete and in English for the first time, with a commentary by their translator, John Stillwell, that guides the reader into the heart of the subject.