5 edition of **Fascinating mathematical people** found in the catalog.

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Published
**2011** by Princeton University Press in Princeton .

Written in English

- Mathematicians,
- Interviews,
- Biography

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | Donald J. Albers and Gerald L. Alexanderson, editors |

Classifications | |
---|---|

LC Classifications | QA28 .F37 2011 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | p. cm. |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL24842169M |

ISBN 10 | 9780691148298 |

LC Control Number | 2011010624 |

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