Linear Algebra Gems Assets for Undergraduate Mathematics (Notes Series, Volume 59)

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ContributionsCharles R. Johnson (Editor), David C. Lay (Editor), A. Duane Porter (Editor), David Carlson (Editor)
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Number of Pages342
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Open LibraryOL9835773M
ISBN 100883851709
ISBN 109780883851708

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