Metric Structures for Riemannian and Non-Riemannian Spaces

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Metric Structures for Riemannian and Non-Riemannian Spaces
Author Mikhail Gromov
Original title Structures métriques pour les variétés riemanniennes
Translator Sean Michael Bates
Country United States
Language English
Genre Mathematics
Publisher Birkhäuser Boston
Publication date
1999
Media type Print
Pages xx+585 pp
ISBN 0-8176-3898-9

Metric Structures for Riemannian and Non-Riemannian Spaces is a book in geometry by Mikhail Gromov. It was originally published in French in 1981 under the title Structures métriques pour les variétés riemanniennes, by CEDIC (Paris). The 1981 edition was edited by Jacques Lafontaine and Pierre Pansu. The English version, considerably expanded, was published in 1999 by Birkhäuser Verlag, with appendices by Pierre Pansu, Stephen Semmes, and Mikhail Katz. The book was well received[1][2] and has been reprinted several times.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Review by Igor Belegradek (MathSciNet)
  2. ^ Review by Mircea Craioveanu (Zentralblatt Math)