1 edition of **Professor Stewart"s casebook of mathematical mysteries** found in the catalog.

Professor Stewart"s casebook of mathematical mysteries

Stewart, Ian

- 150 Want to read
- 3 Currently reading

Published
**2014**
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Written in English

- Mathematics,
- Miscellanea

**Edition Notes**

First published in 2014 by Profile Books Ltd, London, England.

Other titles | Casebook of mathematical mysteries |

Statement | Ian Stewart |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA99 .S74 2014 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | x, 307 pages |

Number of Pages | 307 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL27183956M |

ISBN 10 | 0465054978 |

ISBN 10 | 9780465054978 |

LC Control Number | 2014940655 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 875239371 |

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