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Foundations of geometry : selected proceedings of a conference

Author: Peter Scherk
Publisher: Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, 1976.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An unusual conference on the foundations of geometry was held in 1974 at the University of Toronto. It lasted from July 17 to August 18, a full four and a half weeks. A select group of leading geometers from Canada, the United States, West Germany, and other countries were invited to report at length on their recent advances.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Foundations of geometry.
Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©1976
(DLC) 75042127
(OCoLC)1958491
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Scherk
ISBN: 9781487583767 1487583761
OCLC Number: 1096185206
Notes: Reprinted in 2018.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; Preface; Contributors; Combinatorics of finite planes and other finite geometric structures --
A. Barlotti; Configurational propositions in projective spaces --
J. Cofman; Unitary planes --
Martin Götzky; The Lenz-Barlotti type III --
Christoph Hering; Some recent results on incidence groups --
H. Karzel; Topological Hjelmslev planes --
J.W. Lorimer; On finite affine planes of rank 3 --
Heinz Lüneburg; Every group is the collineation group of some projective plane --
E. Mendelsohn; Recent advances in finite translation planes --
T.G. Ostrom; Recent results on pre-Hjelmslev groups --
Edzard Salow Finite geometric configurations --
J.J. SeidelDistributive quasigroups --
K. Strambach; Planes with given groups --
Jill Yaqub
Responsibility: edited by P. Scherk.

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An unusual conference on the foundations of geometry was held in 1974 at the University of Toronto. It lasted from July 17 to August 18, a full four and a half weeks. A select group of leading geometers from Canada, the United States, West Germany, and other countries were invited to report at length on their recent advances.

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