Projective plane: a history
We present the early history of projective space in dimensions two and three from a topological point of view (in the last third of the 19th century). In particular we study different models of these intriguing manifolds and the question of their topological invariants.
projective plane, projective space, history of topology
Primary: 01A55, 01A60
|Received:||11th November 2012|
|Accepted:||12th February 2013|
|Published:||13th May 2013|