Grätzer’s ‘General Lattice Theory’ has become the lattice theorist’s bible. Now we have the second edition, in which the old testament is augmented by a new. In 20 years, tremendous progress has been made in Lattice Theory. Nevertheless, the change is in the superstructure not in the foundation. Accordingly. “Gr tzer ‘s ‘General Lattice Theory’ has become the lattice theorist ‘s bible. Now we have the second edition, in which the old testament is augmented by a new.
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Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide. Description “Gratzer’s ‘General Lattice Theory’ has fheory the lattice genersl bible. Now we have the second edition, in which the old testament is augmented by a new testament. The new testament gospel is provided by leading and acknowledged experts in theorg fields. This is an excellent and engaging second edition that will long remain a standard reference. The Best Books of Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Looking for beautiful books?
Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Back cover copy From the first edition: The first chapter, along with a selection of topics from later chapters, can serve as an introductory course covering first concepts, distributive, modular, semimodular, and geometric lattices, and so on.
About exercises and almost diagrams help the beginner to learn the basic results and important techniques. The latter parts of each chapter give deeper developments of the fields mentioned above and there are chapters on equational classes varieties and free products. More advanced readers will find genersl almost laattice problems, the extensive bibliography, and the further topics and references at the end of each chapter of special use.
It contains an extensive new bibliography of items and has been supplemented by eight appendices authored by an exceptional group of experts.
The first appendix, written by the author, briefly reviews developments in lattice theory, specifically, the major results of the last 20 years and solutions of the problems proposed in the first edition. The other subjects concern distributive lattices and duality Brian A. Davey and Hilary A. Table of contents I First Concepts. The new testament gospel is provided by leading and acknowledged experts in their fields Each [of these eight contributions] is itself a gold mine.
As the first edition of this book had a deep influence on the development of lattice theory, I expect that the new edition will continue to hold its leading position among the books on lattice theory. Following the line of first edition, it combines the techniques of an introductory textbook with those of a monograph to introduce the reader to lattice theory and to bring the expert up to date on the most recent developments.
Author adds eight appendices to record the changes in the superstructure of lattice theory that occurred in the time between the two editions of this book. In the first appendix, the authro reviews the major results of the last 20 years and solutions of the problems proposed in this book.
General Lattice Theory : Second edition
Almost exercises form an important part of this book. The bibliography contains over entries.
A very detailed index and the Table of Notation should help the reader in finding where a concept or latice was first introduced. Gratzer’s ‘General Lattice Theory’ has become the lattice theorist’s bible. He authored three other books on LaTex: He has also written many articles and a few books on the subject of lattices and universal algebra. Book ratings by Goodreads. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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