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Uniformization by Lauricella Functions — An Overview of the Theory of Deligne-Mostow

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Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 260)

Abstract

This is a survey of the Deligne-Mostow theory of Lauricella functions, or what almost amounts to the same, of the period map for cyclic coverings of the Riemann sphere.

Keywords

Lauricella function ball quotient 

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  1. 1.Departement WiskundeBetafaculteit Universiteit UtrechtUtrechtNederland

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