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By Selman Akbulut

This publication provides the topology of gentle 4-manifolds in an intuitive self-contained manner, constructed over a few years via Professor Akbulut. The textual content is aimed toward graduate scholars and specializes in the instructing and studying of the topic, giving a right away method of structures and theorems that are supplemented by way of routines to aid the reader paintings throughout the info no longer lined within the proofs.

The publication includes a hundred color illustrations to illustrate the information instead of offering long-winded and in all likelihood uncertain factors. Key effects were chosen that relate to the fabric mentioned and the writer has supplied examples of ways to examine them with the strategies constructed in past chapters.

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