Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2011

240 Pages | 2 b/w illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199605880

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Differential Geometry

Bundles, Connections, Metrics and Curvature


Clifford Henry Taubes

Oxford Graduate Texts in Mathematics

  • Introduction to many of the foundational concepts for modern mathematics, mathematical physics and theoretical physics in one volume
  • Unique focus on the foundational material to provide a concise, coherent introduction to the subject
  • Many of the classic examples in the subjects covered are fully worked out
  • Proofs of most of the background material from differential topology provided
  • The required linear algebra and complex function theory is presented in full
  • Inspired by Bott's famous harvard course