Curvature and characteristic classes. (English) Zbl 0373.57009

Lecture Notes in Mathematics. 640. Berlin-Heidelberg-New York: Springer-Verlag. IX, 175 p. DM 20.00; $ 10.00 (1978).


57R20 Characteristic classes and numbers in differential topology
53C05 Connections (general theory)
55R40 Homology of classifying spaces and characteristic classes in algebraic topology
57-02 Research exposition (monographs, survey articles) pertaining to manifolds and cell complexes
58A10 Differential forms in global analysis