Foundational essays on topological manifolds, smoothings and triangulations. (English) Zbl 0361.57004

Annals of Mathematics Studies, 88. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press and University of Tokyo Press. V, 355 p. hbk: $ 24.50; pbk: $ 10.75 (1977).


57N15 Topology of the Euclidean \(n\)-space, \(n\)-manifolds (\(4 \leq n \leq \infty\)) (MSC2010)
57Q25 Comparison of PL-structures: classification, Hauptvermutung
57-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to manifolds and cell complexes
57N99 Topological manifolds
57R10 Smoothing in differential topology
57R50 Differential topological aspects of diffeomorphisms
57Q10 Simple homotopy type, Whitehead torsion, Reidemeister-Franz torsion, etc.
57Q15 Triangulating manifolds
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