1 edition of **Mathematical who"s where** found in the catalog.

Mathematical who"s where

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**1982** by I. M. James in Oxford .

Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Statement | compiled by I. M. James. |

ID Numbers | |
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Open Library | OL14831302M |

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