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### Differential Geometry, Lie Groups, and Symmetric Spaces

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Author s Product display: Helgason begins with a concise, self-contained introduction to differential geometry. This sets the stage for the introduction and study of symmetric spaces, which form the central part of the book. Next is a careful treatment of the foundations of the theory of Lie groups, presented in a manner that since has served as a model to a number of subsequent authors. Join our email list. Publication Month and Year: Next is a careful treatment of the foundations of the theory of Lie groups, presented in a manner that since has served as a model to a number of subsequent authors.

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LibermannCharles-Michel Marle Limited preview – Ordering on the AMS Bookstore symmehric limited to individuals for personal use only. Chern, Gwometry of California A brilliant book: For Lie groups, a significant amount of analysis either begins with or reduces to analysis on homogeneous spaces, frequently on symmetric spaces.

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