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Memoirs of a Maverick Mathematician

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Published by Upfront Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics,
  • Educators,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages580
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9343220M
    ISBN 101844261921
    ISBN 109781844261925

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