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Patterns in the sand an exploration in mathematics by Maurice Bosstick

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Published by Glencoe Press in Beverly Hills, Calif .
Written in English


  • Mathematics.

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Edition Notes

Statement[by] Maurice Bosstick [and] John L. Cable.
ContributionsCable, John Laurence, 1934- joint author.
LC ClassificationsQA39.2 .B66
The Physical Object
Pagination335 p.
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4576244M
LC Control Number77127943

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