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By Marcel Berger

This publication introduces readers to the residing issues of Riemannian Geometry and information the most effects recognized up to now. the consequences are acknowledged with no particular proofs however the major rules concerned are defined, affording the reader a sweeping panoramic view of just about everything of the sector.

From the experiences "The publication has intrinsic price for a scholar in addition to for an skilled geometer. also, it truly is a compendium in Riemannian Geometry." --MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS

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