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^Ziegler, Günter M. (1995), Lectures on Polytopes, Graduate Texts in Mathematics 152, Springer, p. 254, ISBN9780387943657, "Finally, in 1970 McMullen gave a complete proof of the upper-bound conjecture – since then it has been known as the upper bound theorem. McMullen's proof is amazingly simple and elegant, combining to key tools: shellability and h-vectors."
^Gruber, Peter M. (2007), Convex and discrete geometry, Grundlehren der Mathematischen Wissenschaften [Fundamental Principles of Mathematical Sciences] 336, Berlin: Springer, p. 265, ISBN978-3-540-71132-2, MR2335496, "The problem of characterizing the f-vectors of onvex polytopes is ... far from a solution, but there are important contributions towards it. For simplicial convex polytopes a characterization was proposed by McMullen in the form of his celebrated g-conjecture. The g-conjecture was proved by Billera and Lee and Stanley".