A historian looks back

the calculus as algebra and selected writings by Judith V. Grabiner

Publisher: Mathematical Association of America in [Washington, DC]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 287 Downloads: 250
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Edition Notes

Other titlesCalculus as algebra and selected writings
Statementby Judith V. Grabiner
SeriesSpectrum series, MAA spectrum
LC ClassificationsQA303.2 .G73 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25337849M
ISBN 100883855720
ISBN 109780883855720
LC Control Number2010927261

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