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Math and mathematicians : the history of math discoveries around the world

Author: Leonard C Bruno; Lawrence W Baker
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : U X L, ©1999-<©2003>
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vols. 1-2: compilation of fifty biographies of mathematicians from throughout history and approximately thirty-five articles describing math concepts and principles.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
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Bruno, Leonard C.
Math and mathematicians.
Detroit, Mich. : U X L, ©1999-<c2003>
(OCoLC)894780905
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard C Bruno; Lawrence W Baker
ISBN: 0787638129 9780787638122 0787638137 9780787638139 0787638145 9780787638146 0787664804 9780787664800 0787664812 9780787664817 0787334812 9780787334819 1414404948 9781414404943
OCLC Number: 41497065
Description: volumes <1-4> : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-H --
v. 2. I-Z.
Other Titles: Math & mathematicians
Responsibility: Leonard C. Bruno ; Lawrence W. Baker, editor.

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Vols. 1-2: compilation of fifty biographies of mathematicians from throughout history and approximately thirty-five articles describing math concepts and principles.

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