6 edition of **Curvature and topology of Riemannian manifolds** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1986** by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .

Written in English

- Riemannian manifolds -- Congresses.,
- Global differential geometry -- Congresses.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographies.

Statement | edited by K. Shiohama, T. Sakai, and T. Sunada. |

Series | Lecture notes in mathematics ;, 1201, Lecture notes in mathematics (Springer-Verlag) ;, 1201. |

Contributions | Shiohama, K. 1940-, Sakai, T. 1941-, Sunada, T. 1948- |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA3 .L28 no. 1201, QA670 .L28 no. 1201 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | v, 336 p. : |

Number of Pages | 336 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL2722079M |

ISBN 10 | 0387167706 |

LC Control Number | 86015605 |

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