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Local supersymmetry in (2+1) dimensions: I. Supergravity and differential forms

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Local supersymmetry in (2+1) dimensions : I. Supergravity and differential forms. / Howe, P. S.; Tucker, Robin.

In: Journal of Mathematical Physics, Vol. 19, No. 4, 1978, p. 869-873.

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Howe, P. S. ; Tucker, Robin. / Local supersymmetry in (2+1) dimensions : I. Supergravity and differential forms. In: Journal of Mathematical Physics. 1978 ; Vol. 19, No. 4. pp. 869-873.

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