3 edition of **Contemporary geometry** found in the catalog.

Contemporary geometry

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Published
**1991**
by Plenum Press in New York
.

Written in English

- Zhong, J.-Q. d. 1987.,
- Geometry.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statement | edited by Hung-Hsi Wu. |

Series | The Language of science, The University series in mathematics, University series in mathematics (Plenum Press) |

Contributions | Wu, Hung-Hsi, 1940- |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA446 .C66 1991 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi, 483 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 483 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL1532947M |

ISBN 10 | 0306437422 |

LC Control Number | 91010621 |

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Volumes draw from worldwide conferences and symposia sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and other organizations. A complete modern English translation of this appendix is available in the book “The Geometry of Rene Descartes“. Also, the recent book “Descartes's Mathematical Thought” reconstructs his intellectual career, both mathematical and philosophical.

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