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World directory of mathematicians, 1986

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Published
**1986**
by International Mathematical Union, American Mathematical Society [distributor] in Helsinki, Finland, Providence, R.I
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Written in English

- Mathematicians -- Directories.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | published under the auspices of the International Mathematical Union. |

Contributions | International Mathematical Union. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | xix, 950 p. |

Number of Pages | 950 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL21352275M |

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Petters's book on Gravitational Lensing is considered a tour de force in mathematical physics and he has been called a founder of mathematical astronomy. Arlie Petters emigrated to the U.S. in and he has been a U.S. citizen since He earned his B.A./M.A. Hunter College - CUNY, (Mathematics, with additional major in Physics). I saw your post on “The Best Algebra book in the World.” I am looking for a book that will simply explain each step in an algebra function. I am in an algebra class for the first time in 15 years and I am scared speechless. I hate this stuff. The instructor said as long as I know how to do what is on the reviews for the test than I should.

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