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Book Information:

Author: Enrico J. White
Title: The method of iterated tangents with applications in local Riemannian geometry
Additional book information: Monographs and Studies in Mathematics, vol. 13, Pitman Publishing Incorporated, Marshfield, Mass., 1982, xx + 252 pp., $39.95. ISBN 0-2730-8515-8.

References [Enhancements On Off] (What's this?)

  • 1. S. Kobayashi, Transformation groups in differential geometry, Springer-Verlag, New York, 1972. MR 355886
  • 2. T. Levi-Civita, The absolute differential calculus (calculus of tensors), Blackie, Glasgow, 1926; republished by Dover, N. Y., 1977.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Howard Jacobowitz
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 9 (1983), 111-115
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