Episodes in nineteenth and twentieth century Euclidean geometry. Ross Honsberger
ISBN: 0883856395,9780883856390 | 191 pages | 5 Mb
Episodes in nineteenth and twentieth century Euclidean geometry Ross Honsberger
Publisher: The Mathematical Association of America
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