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Gems of geometry

J. G. P. Barnes

Gems of geometry

by J. G. P. Barnes

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Published by Springer in Heidelberg, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geometry

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Barnes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA445 .B37 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 325 p.
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27145210M
    ISBN 103642309631
    ISBN 109783642309632
    LC Control Number2012946175
    OCLC/WorldCa810317804

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