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The language of mathematics.

by F. W. Land

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Murray in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics -- Popular works

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA93 .L34
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p.
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5818599M
    LC Control Number61004022

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