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The Geometry of Bundle Gerbes

  title={The Geometry of Bundle Gerbes},
  author={Danny Stevenson},
  journal={arXiv: Differential Geometry},
  • D. Stevenson
  • Published 18 April 2000
  • Mathematics
  • arXiv: Differential Geometry
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