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Spivak, Michael

Overview
Works: 122 works in 819 publications in 9 languages and 7,994 library holdings
Genres: Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Redactor, Compiler, adn, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
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Most widely held works about Michael Spivak
 
Most widely held works by Michael Spivak
Calculus on manifolds : a modern approach to classical theorems of advanced calculus by Michael Spivak( Book )

110 editions published between 1959 and 2018 in 8 languages and held by 1,988 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A supplementary text for undergraduate courses in the calculus of variations which provides an introduction to modern techniques in the field based on measure theoretic geometry. Varifold geometry is presented through and appraisal of Plateau's problem
Calculus by Michael Spivak( Book )

205 editions published between 1960 and 2018 in 4 languages and held by 1,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spivak's celebrated textbook is widely held as one of the finest introductions to mathematical analysis. His aim is to present calculus as the first real encounter with mathematics
A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

68 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Morse theory by John W Milnor( Book )

33 editions published between 1963 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the most cited books in mathematics, John Milnor's exposition of Morse theory has been the most important book on the subject for more than forty years. Morse theory was developed in the 1920s by mathematician Marston Morse. (Morse was on the faculty of the Institute for Advanced Study, and Princeton published his Topological Methods in the Theory of Functions of a Complex Variable in the Annals of Mathematics Studies series in 1947.) One classical application of Morse theory includes the attempt to understand, with only limited information, the large-scale structure of an object. This kind of problem occurs in mathematical physics, dynamic systems, and mechanical engineering. Morse theory has received much attention in the last two decades as a result of a famous paper in which theoretical physicist Edward Witten relates Morse theory to quantum field theory
The joy of TEX : a gourmet guide to typesetting with the AMS-TEX macro package by Michael Spivak( Book )

32 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 555 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to simplify the input of mathematical material in particular and to format the output according to any of various preset style specifications
The hitchhiker's guide to calculus : a calculus course companion by Michael Spivak( Book )

15 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and Swedish and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

28 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and Italian and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physics for mathematicians : mechanics I by Michael Spivak( Book )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

2 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

8 editions published between 1970 and 2005 in English and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supplement to calculus by Michael Spivak( Book )

9 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

15 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

6 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Suplemento del cálculo infinitesimal calculus by Michael Spivak( Book )

17 editions published between 1974 and 2005 in Spanish and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 1999 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

14 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

5 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive introduction to differential geometry by Michael Spivak( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1999 in English and Italian and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Calculus on manifolds : a modern approach to classical theorems of advanced calculus
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Alternative Names
Michael Spivak Amerikaans wiskundige

Michael Spivak amerikansk matematikar

Michael Spivak amerikansk matematiker

Michael Spivak matemático estadounidense

Michael Spivak matematico statunitense

Michael Spivak mathématicien américain

Michael Spivak US-amerikanischer Mathematiker

Spivak, M.

Spivak, M. 1940-

Spivak, M.D.

Spivak, M. D. 1940-

Spivak, M. D. (Michael David)

Spivak, M. D. (Michael David), 1940-

Spivak, Majkl 1940-

Spivak, Michael

Spivak, Michael D. 1940-

Spivak, Michael David

Spivak, Michael David 1940-

Spiwak, Michael 1940-

Майкл Спивак американский математик

Спивак, М

Спивак, М. (Майкл)

스피바크, 마이클 1940-

スピヴァック

スピヴァック, M.

マイケル・スピヴァク

麥克·斯皮瓦克

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