Shorter Notes: Plane Continua and Transformation Groups

A. Lau
1980 Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society  
If G is a compact transformation group acting on a nonseparating plane continuum, does G have a fixed point? This paper provides some partial answers to the question. In particular, it yields the corollary that a period homeomorphism on a nonseparating plane continuum has a fixed point.
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