An alternate characterization of the Cantor set
Authors: Alan H. Schoenfeld and Gary Gruenhage
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 53 (1975), 235-236
MSC: Primary 54G05; Secondary 54F65
MathSciNet review: 0377836
Abstract: Let be a compact metric space such that, up to homeomorphism, has only two nonempty open subsets. Then is homeomorphic to the Cantor discontinuum.