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  • Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Secondary),
  • Mathematics -- Philosophy.,
  • Axioms.

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SeriesGinn modern mathematics series
ContributionsBegle, Edward Griffith, 1914-, United States Commission on Mathematical Instruction., International Commission on Mathematical Instruction., International Congress of Mathematicians (1966 : Moscow)
LC ClassificationsQA11 .C635
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Paginationv, 137 p.
Number of Pages137
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Open LibraryOL5992974M
LC Control Number66024286

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