# Octonion multiplication and Heawood’s map

Bruno Sévennec^{[1]}

- [1] UMPA, ENS-Lyon, CNRS, 46 Allée d’Italie, 69364 Lyon cedex 07, France.

Confluentes Mathematici (2013)

- Volume: 5, Issue: 2, page 71-76
- ISSN: 1793-7434

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topSévennec, Bruno. "Octonion multiplication and Heawood’s map." Confluentes Mathematici 5.2 (2013): 71-76. <http://eudml.org/doc/275424>.

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