Background to Set and Group Theory - D. E. Mansfield; M. Bruckheimer;Chatto & Windus, 1971, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. DJ slightly ruffled at the edges with tape repair to the head of the upper panel. Tape remnants to the flaps and the pastedowns. Previous owners inscription to ffep. Text bright and tight.
Later printing . From the cover: “This book is for mathematics teachers and lecturers and it presents a logical (but not arduously rigorous) development of set theory, relations and functions and leads rapidly to group structure and homomorphic groups. The applications of these ideas to various branches of mathematics, including, for example, arithmetic, geometry and elementary topology, are developed in some detail, matrix methods being introduced and used from an early stage. No prior knowledge is assumed, except in the case of a relatively small number of examples which can be omitted without loss of understanding.”
Size: 8¾" x 5¾"
Number of Pages: 252
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