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Book Information:

Author: Robert J. Daverman

Title: Decompositions of manifolds

Additional book information: Academic Press, Orlando, 1986, xi+317 pp., $55.00. ISBN 0-12-204220-4.

**1.**R. H. Bing,*A homeomorphism between the 3-sphere and the sum of two solid horned spheres*, Ann. of Math. (2) 56 (1952), 354-362. MR**49549****2.**R. H. Bing,*Inequivalent families of periodic homeomorphisms of E*, Ann. of Math. (2) 80 (1964), 78-93. MR**163308****3.**R. H. Bing,*The Cartesian product of a certain nonmanifold and a line is E*, Ann. of Math. (2) 70 (1959), 399-412. MR**107228****4.**M. Brown,*A proof of the generalized Schönflies theorem*, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 66 (1960), 74-76. MR**117695****5.**J. W. Cannon,*Σ*, Rocky Mountain J. Math. 8 (1978), 527-532. MR**478166****6.**R. D. Edwards,*Suspensions of homology spheres*(unpublished manuscript).**7.**Michael Hartley Freedman,*The topology of four-dimensional manifolds*, J. Differential Geom.**17**(1982), no. 3, 357–453. MR**679066****8.**C. H. Giffen,*Disciplining dunce hats in 4-manifolds*(unpublished manuscript).**9.**R. L. Moore,*Concerning upper semi-continuous collections of continua which do not separate a given continuum*, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. 10 (1924), 356-360.**10.**R. L. Moore,*Concerning upper semi-continuous collections of continua*, Trans. Amer. Math. Soc.**27**(1925), no. 4, 416–428. MR**1501320**, https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9947-1925-1501320-8**11.**Frank Quinn,*Resolutions of homology manifolds, and the topological characterization of manifolds*, Invent. Math.**72**(1983), no. 2, 267–284. MR**700771**, https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01389323**12.**G. T. Whyburn,*On the structure of continua*, Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 42 (1936), 49-73.

Review Information:

Reviewer: Steve Armentrout

Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.

**19**(1988), 562-565

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-1988-15743-6