The Knot Book

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American Mathematical Soc., 1994
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Review: The Knot Book: An Elementary Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots

User Review  - Philip Rideout - Goodreads

This book is a rarity because it sits exactly at the right level of math for me: it's advanced enough to feel like a real mathematics book with theories and equations and whatnot, but it's still much ... Read full review

Review: The Knot Book: An Elementary Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Knots

User Review  - Jon - Goodreads

Covers a large number of topics (eg analysis, algebra, topology) without assuming much background. Provides lots of interesting things to think about, and will often gloss over the technical details ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Tabulating Knots
31
Invariants of Knots
57
Surfaces and Knots
71
Types of Knots
107
Polynomial
147
Biology Chemistry and Physics
181
Knots Links and Graphs
215
Topology
243
Higher Dimensional Knotting
265
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