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Free actions of zero-dimensional compact groups on Menger manifolds

Author: Katsuro Sakai
Journal: Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 122 (1994), 647-648
MSC: Primary 57S10; Secondary 22C05, 54F15, 54H15
MathSciNet review: 1249889
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Abstract: It is proved that every separable zero-dimensional compact group acts freely on any Menger manifold M. In case M is compact, this result was proved by Dranishnikov. Here is provided an alternative short proof.

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Keywords: Menger manifold, free action, 0-dimensional compact group
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