By Jean-Christophe Grangé, Philippe Adamov
By Jean-Pierre Serre (auth.)
From the reviews:
"This booklet surveys a chic new topic which has built out of the cohomological therapy of sophistication box concept by way of E. Artin and J. Tate. the majority of the early contributions have been through Tate, and we're significantly indebted to the writer for publishing them in his very lucid type. Many others have made remarkable discoveries within the box technology. [...] An Appendix by way of J.-L. Verier covers duality in profinite groups."
M. Greenberg in Mathematical stories, 1966
The present variation contains a survey (mostly with out proofs) of the most effects got within the 30 years following unique e-book. It additionally comprises more recent fabric, e.g. "résumés de cours" on the Collège de France (1990 - 1991 and 1991 - 1992), and an up to date bibliography.