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Commentary on Menger’s Work on Curve Theory and Topology

  • Tony Crilly
  • Alan Moran
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Abstract

Part of the attractiveness of the theory of curves to the young Karl Menger was its place in the mainstream of mathematics. The concept of a curve has changed over the centuries depending upon contemporary mathematical theories, and, in this historical process, Menger has played a significant part.

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  • Alan Moran

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