Mathematical essays

in honor of Su Buchin

Publisher: World Scientific in Singapore

Written in English
Published: Pages: 276 Downloads: 47
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  • Su, Pu-chʻing, -- 1902-,
  • Mathematics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by C.C. Hsiung.
ContributionsSu, Pu-chʻing, 1902-, Hsiung, C. C.
The Physical Object
Pagination276 p. :
Number of Pages276
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Open LibraryOL17908859M
ISBN 109971950987

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