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Prolegomena to analytical geometry in anisotropic Euclidean space of three dimensions by Neville, Eric Harold

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Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
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  • Geometry, Analytic,
  • Vector analysis

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Statementby Eric Harold Neville.
LC ClassificationsQA551 .N5
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 367 [1] p.
Number of Pages367
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6655904M
LC Control Number23011388

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