5 edition of **Teaching undergraduate mathematics** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1998**
by Imperial College Press, World Scientific [distributor] in London, River Edge, NJ
.

Written in English

- Great Britain.
- Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Great Britain.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references (p. 158-159) and index.

Statement | editors, Bob Burn, John Appleby, Philip Maher. |

Contributions | Burn, R. P., Appleby, John, Maher, Philip. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA14.G7 T43 1998 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | ix, 266 p. : |

Number of Pages | 266 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL363985M |

ISBN 10 | 186094115X |

LC Control Number | 98024247 |

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