1 edition of **How to write mathematics** found in the catalog.

How to write mathematics

- 348 Want to read
- 11 Currently reading

Published
**1973**
by American Mathematical Society in (Providence)
.

Written in English

- Mathematics -- Authorship.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographies.

Statement | (by) Norman E. Steenrod (and others). |

Contributions | Steenrod, Norman Earl. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA41 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 64 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 64 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL19456679M |

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