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The product formula for Stiefel-Whitney homology classes

Authors: Stephen Halperin and Domingo Toledo
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 48 (1975), 239-244
MSC: Primary 57C25; Secondary 57D20
MathSciNet review: 0365584
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Abstract: We give a combinatorial proof of the formula for the Stiefel-Whitney homology classes of the product of two Euler spaces. Some relevant facts on ordered triangulations are also included.

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