Current Developments in Algebraic Geometry
by Lucia Caporaso, et al.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press 2012
Number of pages: 438
An introductory panorama of current progress in the field, addressed to both beginners and experts. This volume offers expository overviews of the state of the art in many areas of algebraic geometry. Prerequisites are kept to a minimum, making the book accessible to a broad range of mathematicians.
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by P. Samuel - Tata Institute Of Fundamental Research
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