The dimension of the Chow variety of curves

David Eisenbud; Joe Harris

Compositio Mathematica (1992)

  • Volume: 83, Issue: 3, page 291-310
  • ISSN: 0010-437X

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Eisenbud, David, and Harris, Joe. "The dimension of the Chow variety of curves." Compositio Mathematica 83.3 (1992): 291-310. <>.

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