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Quasi-flats and rigidity in higher rank symmetric spaces
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by Alex Eskin and Benson Farb
J. Amer. Math. Soc. 10 (1997), 653-692
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Bibliographic Information
  • Alex Eskin
  • MR Author ID: 253227
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  • Benson Farb
  • MR Author ID: 329207
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  • Received by editor(s): March 8, 1996
  • Received by editor(s) in revised form: March 10, 1997
  • Additional Notes: Both authors are supported in part by N.S.F. Postdoctoral Fellowships. The work of the second author at MSRI was supported by NSF grant DMS-9022140.
  • © Copyright 1997 American Mathematical Society
  • Journal: J. Amer. Math. Soc. 10 (1997), 653-692
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