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Simply-connected branched coverings of $ S\sp{3}$


Authors: C. McA. Gordon and W. Heil
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1972), 287-288
MSC: Primary 55A25
MathSciNet review: 0296930
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Abstract: It is shown that a simply connected covering of $ {S^3}$ branched over a torus knot or one of a certain class of links is $ {S^3}$.


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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/S0002-9939-1972-0296930-7
Keywords: Seifert fibre space, branched covering, Poincaré conjecture
Article copyright: © Copyright 1972 American Mathematical Society