Lectures on Etale Cohomology

This book explains the following topics: Etale
Morphisms, Etale Fundamental Group, The Local Ring for the Etale Topology,
Sheaves for the Etale Topology, Direct and Inverse Images of Sheaves, Cohomology:
Definition and the Basic Properties, Cohomology of Curves, Cohomological
Dimension, Purity; the Gysin Sequence, The Proper Base Change Theorem,
Cohomology Groups with Compact Support, The Smooth Base Change Theorem, The
Comparison Theorem, The Kunneth Formula, Proof of the Weil Conjectures, The Weil
Conjectures, The Geometry of Lefschetz Pencils and Cohomology of Lefschetz
Pencils.

**Author(s):** J.S. Milne

202 Pages