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The Whitney technique for Poincaré complex embeddings

Author: J. P. E. Hodgson
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 35 (1972), 263-268
MSC: Primary 57A35
MathSciNet review: 0303543
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Abstract: The following result is proved.

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Keywords: Poincaré complex, splitting of Poincare complexes, engulfing
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