6 edition of **Elements of modern mathematics** found in the catalog.

Elements of modern mathematics

Kenneth Ownsworth May

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Published
**1962**
by Addison-Wesley Pub. Co. in Reading, Mass
.

Written in English

- Mathematics

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Kenneth O. May. |

Series | Addison-Wesley series in mathematics |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | xvi, 607 p. |

Number of Pages | 607 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL13538459M |

LC Control Number | 59007545 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 180776 |

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