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A careful and systematic development of the theory of the topology of 3-manifolds, focusing on the critical role of the fundamental group in determining the topological manifoldds of a 3-manifold … self-contained … one can learn the subject from it … would be very appropriate as a text for an advanced graduate course or as a basis for a working seminar.
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Someone who has heard of 3-manifolds and gotten excited would do better to get a taste of the subject elsewhere first, e. The book concludes with a list of problems that were unsolved at the time of publication. Introduction to 3-Manifolds Graduate Studies in Mathematics.
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Print Price 3 Label: 33 book remains an ideal text to learn about the world of 3-manifolds. An Imprint of the American Mathematical Society. What this book is: Hempel’s book remains an ideal text to learn about the world of 3-manifolds. Foundations of Analysis Edmund Landau. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. The prerequisites are few and are typical of a beginning graduate student. Heegaard splittings, connected sums, the loop and sphere theorems, incompressible surfaces, free groups, and so on.
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