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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This volume is one of an informal sequence of works within the History of Mathematics series.

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We have Stillwell to thank for making such work easier with his translation. Publication Month and Year: Online Price 2 Label: For many of us, these great papers on the foundations of topology are given greater clarity in English. Join our email list. For the first time in English translation, one can follow every step and occasional stumble along anqlysis way, with the help of translator John Stillwell’s introduction and editorial comments.


Translated by John Stillwell. Undergraduates, graduate students, and research mathematicians interested in topology and the history of topology.

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

I found this a charming contrast to the impersonality of many modern texts. Libraries and resellers, please contact cust-serv ams.

Print Price 1 Label: Analysis Situs and Its Five Supplements. Table of Contents Papers on Topology: I ssitus read them extensively, and often during topology lectures I refer to parts of these works. One of the finest works of one of the great mathematicians is now available anew for students and experts alike.

Poincaré and Analysis Situs, the beginning of algebraic topology

Ordering on the AMS Bookstore is limited to individuals for personal use only. Print Price 3 Label: Online Price 1 Label: All mathematicians interested in topology and its history will enjoy this book.

Dual Price 2 Label: Online Price 3 Label: Print Price 2 Label: Author s Product display: Dual Price 1 Label: Analysis situs and its supplements have earned their place as the source of many rich ideas that developed into the field of algebraic topology.


History of Mathematics Volume: 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.

I am happy that there is now the option for my students to read them in English.

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