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Published by Dover Publications in Mineola, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Geometry, Non-Euclidean

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementStefan Kulczycki ; translated from the Polish by Stanislaw Knapowski.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQA685 .K8 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16382792M
ISBN 100486462641
ISBN 109780486462646
LC Control Number2007042750

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