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Fascinating mathematical people

interviews and memoirs

by Donald J. Albers

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematicians,
  • Interviews,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDonald J. Albers and Gerald L. Alexanderson, editors
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA28 .F37 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24842169M
    ISBN 109780691148298
    LC Control Number2011010624


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