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nine chapters on the mathematical art

companion and commentary

by KК»ang-shen Shen

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Published by Oxford University Press, Science Press in Oxford [England], New York, Beijing, People"s Republic of China .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics, Chinese

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChiu chang suan shu. English.
    StatementShen Kangsheng, John N. Crossley, Anthony W.-C. Lun.
    ContributionsCrossley, John N., Lun, Anthony W.-C., Liu, Hui, 3rd/4th cent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA27.C5 S53 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 596 p. :
    Number of Pages596
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL43398M
    ISBN 100198539363, 7030061012
    LC Control Number99037443

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