1 edition of **Insights into mathematical thought** found in the catalog.

Insights into mathematical thought

Stephen I. Brown

- 105 Want to read
- 34 Currently reading

Published
**2012**
.

Written in English

- Abstract Algebra,
- Distributive law (Mathematics)

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement | Stephen I. Brown |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA162 .B76 2012 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | pages cm |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25393324M |

ISBN 10 | 9780873537124 |

LC Control Number | 2012021403 |

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