On the Hauptvermutung, by Andrew A. Ranicki

This paper is a mathematical introduction to a collection of original papers on the Hauptvermutung to be published by Roederer Verlag in the book series associated to the $K$-theory journal. The other papers are by Casson, Sullivan, Armstrong, Cooke and Rourke.

Andrew A. Ranicki <a.ranicki@edinburgh.ac.uk>