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Connections, curvature, and cohomology. Vol. II: Lie groups, principal bundles, and characteristic classes. (English) Zbl 0335.57001
Pure and Applied Mathematics, 47-II. New York-London: Academic Press, a subsidiary of Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Publishers. XXI, 541 p. $38.00 (1973).

MSC:
57-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to manifolds and cell complexes
22-01 Introductory exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.) pertaining to topological groups
53-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to differential geometry
53C10 \(G\)-structures
53C20 Global Riemannian geometry, including pinching
55R10 Fiber bundles in algebraic topology
55R40 Homology of classifying spaces and characteristic classes in algebraic topology
57R20 Characteristic classes and numbers in differential topology
57S15 Compact Lie groups of differentiable transformations
57T15 Homology and cohomology of homogeneous spaces of Lie groups
58A10 Differential forms in global analysis
58A30 Vector distributions (subbundles of the tangent bundles)
58-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to global analysis