Mathematical gems.

by Ross Honsberger

Publisher: Mathematical Association of America in [Washington]

Written in English
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  • Combinatorial analysis,
  • Geometry,
  • Number theory.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

SeriesDolciani mathematical expositions -- no. 1-2, 9
The Physical Object
Paginationv. 1-3. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21108193M

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