The aim of this book is to
introduce hyperbolic geometry and its applications to two- and three-manifolds
topology. Topics covered includes: Hyperbolic geometry, Hyperbolic space,
Hyperbolic manifolds, Thick-thin decomposition, The sphere at infinity,
Surfaces, Teichmuller space, Topology of three-manifolds, Seifert manifolds,
Constructions of three-manifolds, Three-manifolds, Mostow rigidity theorem,
Hyperbolic Dehn filling.

**Author(s):** Bruno Martelli

448**Pages**