2 edition of Introduction to mathematics for college students found in the catalog.
Introduction to mathematics for college students
Kenneth C. Skeen
|Statement||[by] Kenneth C. Skeen [and] Charles W. Wheeler.|
|Contributions||Wheeler, Charles W. 1921- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||QA39 .S67|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 424 p.|
|Number of Pages||424|
|LC Control Number||68007104|
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