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Foundations of geometry. by David Hilbert

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Published by Open Court in La Salle, Ill .
Written in English


  • Geometry -- Foundations

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Edition Notes

StatementTranslated by Leo Unger from the German ed. 10th ed. rev., and enl. by Paul Bernays.
ContributionsBernays, Paul, 1888-
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 226 p.
Number of Pages226
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17807033M
LC Control Number73110344

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