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An introduction to determinants being a chapter from The theory of equations by Burnside, William Snow

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Published by Hodges, Figgis & Co. in Dublin .
Written in English


  • Determinants.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesCornell digital mathematics collection.
Statementby William Snow Burnside and Arthur William Panton.
ContributionsPanton, Arthur William, d. 1906.
The Physical Object
FormatComputer file
Pagination84 p.
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16094856M

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