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Klein bottles in circle bundles

Author: John W. Wood
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 28 (1971), 607-608
MSC: Primary 57.20
MathSciNet review: 0278324
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Abstract: We prove that the Klein bottle embeds in the total space $ E$ of an orientable $ {S^1}$-bundle over an orientable $ 2$-manifold $ M$ if and only if $ M = {S^2}$ and $ E = {S^1} \times {S^2}$ or the lens space $ L(4,1)$.

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Keywords: Embedding, Klein bottle, $ {S^1}$-bundle over $ 2$-manifold, lens space
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