This book gives a complete and self-contained account of what is known about the subject and is written from a geometrical and analytical point of view, with quantum field theory very much in mind.
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- Häftad (Paperback)
- Språk: Engelska
- Antal sidor: 316
- Utg.datum: 1988-06-01
- Upplaga: New ed
- Förlag: Clarendon Press
- Medarbetare: Segal, Graeme
- Illustrationer: bibliography
- Dimensioner: 235 x 155 x 20 mm
- Vikt: 450 g
- Antal komponenter: 1
- Komponenter: 49:B&W 6.14 x 9.21 in or 234 x 156 mm (Royal 8vo) Perfect Bound on White w/Gloss Lam
- ISBN: 9780198535614
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