Universitext

An Invitation to Algebraic Geometry

Authors: Smith, K., Kahanpää, L., Kekäläinen, P., Traves, W.

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The aim of this book is to describe the underlying principles of algebraic geometry, some of its important developments in the twentieth century, and some of the problems that occupy its practitioners today. It is intended for the working or the aspiring mathematician who is unfamiliar with algebraic geometry but wishes to gain an appreciation of its foundations and its goals with a minimum of prerequisites. Few algebraic prerequisites are presumed beyond a basic course in linear algebra.

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K.E. Smith, L. Kahanpaeae, P.Kekaelaeinen, and W.N. Traves

An Invitation to Algebraic Geometry

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Table of contents (8 chapters)

Table of contents (8 chapters)

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eBook $54.99
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
An Invitation to Algebraic Geometry
Authors
Series Title
Universitext
Copyright
2000
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4757-4497-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4757-4497-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-98980-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-3195-5
Series ISSN
0172-5939
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVI, 164
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