Winter 2009

In addition to the course text, students may find the following references useful They have all been put on 48 hour reserve at Morisset Library.

- Hartshorne,
*Algebraic geometry*, Springer, 1977: This book is often considered the standard reference for algebraic geometry. It is quite dense. We will cover approximately Chapter 1 of this book. - Fulton,
*Algebraic curves: an introduction to algebraic geometry*, Addison-Wesley, 1989 - Shafarevich and Reid,
*Basic algebraic geometry I*, 2nd edition, Springer-Verlag Telos, 1995. - Harris,
*Algebraic geometry: a first course*, Springer, 1995. - Miranda,
*Algebraic curves and Riemann surfaces*, AMS, 1995. - Griffiths,
*Introduction to algebraic curves*, AMS, 1989. - Griffiths and Harris,
*Principles of algebraic geometry*, Wiley, 1978.