Israel Journal of Mathematics

, Volume 131, Issue 1, pp 139–147 | Cite as

A new Banach space with Valdivia dual unit ball



We give an example of a Banach space which admits no projectional resolution of the identity but whose dual unit ball in weak* topology is a Valdivia compact. This answers a question asked by M. Fabian, G. Godefroy and V. Zizler.


Banach Space Compact Space Equivalent Norm Projectional Resolution Compact Hausdorff Space 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mathematical Analysis, Faculty of Mathematics and PhysicsCharles UniversityPraha 8Czech Republic

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