Tubular neighbourhoods for submersions of topological manifolds
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Published by University of Auckland, Dept. of Mathematics in Auckland, N.Z .
Written in English


  • Manifolds (Mathematics),
  • Foliations (Mathematics),
  • Topological imbeddings.

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Statement[by] David B. Gauld.
SeriesUniversity of Auckland, Dept. of Mathematics. Report series no. 11, Report series (University of Auckland. Dept. of Mathematics) ;, no. 11.
LC ClassificationsQA613.2 .G39
The Physical Object
Pagination9 l.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5456287M
LC Control Number73158570

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