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An introduction to chaotic dynamical systems. 2nd ed. (English) Zbl 0695.58002
Redwood City, CA etc.: Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, Inc. xvi, 336 p. (1989).
Second edition of the first edition in (1986; Zbl 0632.58005).
From the author’s preface: “We have added new material on the orbit diagram and a new section on the Mandelbrot set. Apart from this, the only other major changes from the first edition include a revised treatment of elementary bifurcation theory and Sarkovskij’s theorem.”

37-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to dynamical systems and ergodic theory
37Dxx Dynamical systems with hyperbolic behavior
37D45 Strange attractors, chaotic dynamics of systems with hyperbolic behavior
37G99 Local and nonlocal bifurcation theory for dynamical systems