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The Princeton companion to mathematics

The Princeton companion to mathematics

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Princeton University,
  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementTimothy Gowers, editor ; June Barrow-Green, Imre Leader, associate editors.
    ContributionsGowers, Timothy., Barrow-Green, June, 1953-, Leader, Imre.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA11.2 .P745 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19327100M
    ISBN 109780691118802
    LC Control Number2008020450


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