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By E. T. Copson

Metric house topology, because the generalization to summary areas of the idea of units of issues on a line or in a airplane, unifies many branches of classical research and is critical advent to useful research. Professor Copson's publication, that is in line with lectures given to third-year undergraduates on the collage of St Andrews, offers a extra leisurely therapy of metric areas than is located in books on useful research, that are frequently written at graduate scholar point. His presentation is geared toward the purposes of the speculation to classical algebra and research; specifically, the bankruptcy on contraction mappings exhibits the way it offers facts of a few of the lifestyles theorems in classical research.

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