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Periodic points of continuous maps and Lindemann's independence theorem for exponentials

Author: Dean A. Neumann
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 61 (1976), 169-170
MSC: Primary 55C20
MathSciNet review: 0433444
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Abstract: We give a simple proof of the sufficiency of known conditions for the existence of periodic points of a continuous map, using a classical theorem of Lindemann on transcendental numbers.

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Keywords: Lefschetz number, fixed points for iterates
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