The Beginnings of Differential Topology
We have seen (chap. I, §2) that Poincaré already had a conception of n-dimensional manifolds of class C r (r integer ≥ 1 or ∞) and of analytic manifolds (sometimes called Cw manifolds) which was essentially the modern one.
KeywordsDifferential Geometry Algebraic Topology Analytic Manifold Differential Topology
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