**Lectures on Curves on Rational and Unirational Surfaces**

by Masayoshi Miyanishi

**Publisher**: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research 1978**ISBN/ASIN**: 3540089438**ISBN-13**: 9783540089438**Number of pages**: 267

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From the table of contents: Introduction; Geometry of the affine line (Locally nilpotent derivations, Algebraic pencils of affine lines, Flat fibrations by the affine line); Curves on an affine rational surface; Unirational surfaces; etc.

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