Summary: The Borsuk-Ulam Theorem and Bisection of Necklaces
Author(s): Noga Alon and Douglas B. West
Source: Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society, Vol. 98, No. 4 (Dec., 1986), pp. 623-
Published by: American Mathematical Society
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2045739
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