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Category Theory

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Category Theory

Publisher: Wikibooks

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This Wikibook is an introduction to category theory. It is written for those who have some understanding of one or more branches of abstract mathematics, such as group theory, analysis or topology. The book contains many examples drawn from various branches of math.

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