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Locally compact abelian groups and the variety of topological groups generated by the reals

Author: Sidney A. Morris
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 34 (1972), 290-292
MSC: Primary 22B05
Erratum: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 51 (1975), 503.
MathSciNet review: 0294560
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Abstract: An LCA group G can be ``manufactured'' from the group of reals, via repeated operations of taking quotients, subgroups and (arbitrary) cartesian products if and only if G is compactly generated.

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Keywords: Compactly generated locally compact abelian groups, variety of topological groups
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