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A simply connected $ 3$-manifold is $ S\sp{3}$ if it is the sum of a solid torus and the complement of a torus knot

Author: John Hempel
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 15 (1964), 154-158
MSC: Primary 54.78
MathSciNet review: 0157365
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