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Stern, The relationship between homology and topological manifolds via homology transversality. Inv. Math. 39, 277–292 (1977) [12] −, Classification of simplicial triangulations of topological manifolds. Ann. of Maths. 111, 1–34 (1980) [13] L. Guillou and A. Marin, A la Recherche de la Topologie Perdue. Progress in Math. 62, Birkh¨ auser (1986) [14] J. Hollingsworth and J. Morgan, Homotopy triangulations and topological manifolds. Preprint (1970) [15] W. C. Hsiang and J. Shaneson, Fake tori. Topology of Manifolds, Proc.

T is a natural transformation (between functors from C to the category of based sets). Proof. Let f : M −−→N be a based P L map. Express f as a composite ×0 u p1 M −−→ M × Dr −−→ N × Ds −−→ N , where u is a codimension 0 embedding. We prove that T is natural (1) with respect to ×0 and p1 , (2) with respect to codimension 0 embeddings. Proof of 1. Consider p1 : N × Ds −−→N ; let B be a cell complex with |B| = N . Let (ξ, t) be a GF /P LF -bundle over B representing x ∈ [N, GF /P LF ], so that (ξ × Ds , tp1 ) represents p∗1 (x).

Let q : Q−−→S k be an embedding such that q −1 (Dk ) = W , q −1 (2Dk ) = Q∗ . Let νQ be a normal bundle of Q in S k such that νQ |W , νQ |Q∗ are normal bundles of W , Q∗ in Dk , 2Dk respectively. Let φ∗ : S k −−→Q∗ν /∂Q∗ν be the collapsing map. Choose a piecewise linear bundle ν¯Q∗ over Q∗ and a fibre homotopy equivalence f¯ : ν¯Q∗ −−→νQ∗ such that ν¯Q∗ |W = νQ∗ |W , f¯ is the identity on ν¯Q∗ |W and (τQ∗ ⊕ ν¯Q∗ , 1 ⊕ f¯) represents h. By the theorem of Wall quoted above, there is a map φ¯ : S k −−→Q∗¯ν /∂Q∗¯ν such that f¯φ¯ φ∗ .

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