A singular mathematical promenade

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 		15 parvis René Descartes - BP 7000

ENS de Lyon 15 parvis René Descartes - BP 7000

A stroll in the mathematical world. This is neither an elementary introduction to the theory of singularities, nor a specialized treatise containing many new theorems.
The purpose of this little book is to invite the reader on a mathematical promenade.
We pay a visit to Hipparchus, Newton and Gauss, but also to many contemporary mathematicians. We play with a bit of algebra, topology, geometry, complex analysis, combinatorics, and computer science.
Hopefully some motivated undergraduates and some more advanced mathematicians will enjoy some of these panoramas.
A digital version of the book is available on ENS editions.