Adolf Lindenbaum, Metric Spaces and Decompositions

  • Robert Purdy
  • Jan Zygmunt
Part of the Studies in Universal Logic book series (SUL)


This paper revisits the life of Adolf Lindenbaum in light of new research findings, then looks at two areas among many—metric spaces, and decompositions of point sets—where his work has been underappreciated.


Adolf Lindenbaum Biography Bibliography Metric spaces Monomorphy Decomposition Warsaw school of mathematics Wacław Sierpiński 

Mathematics Subject Classification

Primary 01A60 Secondary 01A70, 01A72, 51-03, 54-03, 54A05 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert Purdy
    • 1
  • Jan Zygmunt
    • 2
  1. 1.TorontoCanada
  2. 2.University of WrocławWrocławPolska

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