Introduction to Group Theory
EMS | 2008 | ISBN: 3037190418 | 189 pages | PDF | 10 MB
With its many examples, exercises, and full solutions to selected exercises, this book provides a gentle introduction that is ideal for self-study and an excellent preparation for applications. A distinguished feature of the book is that algebraic and geometric techniques are balanced. The beautiful theory of train tracks is illustrated by two nontrivial examples.