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Introduction to the Theory of Lie Groups (Paperback) (Roger Godement)

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This textbook covers the general theory of Lie groups. By first considering the case of linear groups (following von Neumann's method) before proceeding to the general case, the reader is naturally introduced to Lie theory.
Written by a master of the subject and influential member of the Bourbaki group, the French edition of this textbook has been used by several generations of students. This translation preserves the distinctive style and lively exposition of the original. Requiring only basics of topology and algebra, this book offers an engaging introduction to Lie groups for graduate students and a valuable resource for researchers.
Number of Pages: 293
Genre: Mathematics
Series Title: Universitext
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Author: Roger Godement
Language: English
Street Date: May 13, 2017
TCIN: 52749322
UPC: 9783319543734
Item Number (DPCI): 248-47-1458
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