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 ACMPT (Conference) (1st : 2017 : Moscow, Russia)
 Cham, Switzerland : Springer, 2018.
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 Book — xvi, 540 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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 Queueing Models and Stochastic Networks. Reliability, Risk, Insurance. Analytical Methods and Limit Theorems.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9783319715032 20180416
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2. Excursions in modern mathematics [2018]
 Tannenbaum, Peter, 1946 author.
 9th edition.  [Upper Saddle, NJ] : Pearson, [2018]
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 Book — xviii, 570 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
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 1 The Mathematics of Elections 1.1 The Basic Elements of an Election 1.2 The Plurality Method 1.3 The Borda Count Method 1.4 The PluralitywithElimination Method 1.5 The Method of Pairwise Comparisons 1.6 Fairness Criteria and Arrow's Impossibility Theorem
 2 The Mathematics of Power 2.1 An Introduction to Weighted Voting 2.2 Banzhaf Power 2.3 ShapleyShubik Power 2.4 Subsets and Permutations
 3 The Mathematics of Sharing 3.1 FairDivision Games 3.2 The DividerChooser Method 3.3 The LoneDivider Method 3.4 The LoneChooser Method 3.5 The Method of Sealed Bids 3.6 The Method of Markers
 4 The Mathematics of Apportionment 4.1 Apportionment Problems and Apportionment Methods 4.2 Hamilton's Method 4.3 Jefferson's Method 4.4 Adams's and Webster's Methods 4.5 The HuntingtonHill Method 4.6 The Quota Rule and Apportionment Paradoxes
 5 The Mathematics of Getting Around 5.1 StreetRouting Problems 5.2 An Introduction to Graphs 5.3 Euler's Theorems and Fleury's Algorithm 5.4 Eulerizing and SemiEulerizing Graphs
 6 The Mathematics of Touring 6.1 What Is a Traveling Salesman Problem? 6.2 Hamilton Paths and Circuits 6.3 The BruteForce Algorithm 6.4 The NearestNeighbor and Repetitive NearestNeighbor Algorithms 6.5 The CheapestLink Algorithm
 7 The Mathematics of Networks 7.1 Networks and Trees 7.2 Spanning Trees, MSTs, and MaxSTs 7.3 Kruskal's Algorithm
 8 The Mathematics of Scheduling 8.1 An Introduction to Scheduling 8.2 Directed Graphs 8.3 PriorityList Scheduling 8.4 The DecreasingTime Algorithm 8.5 Critical Paths and the CriticalPath Algorithm
 9 Population Growth Models 9.1 Sequences and Population Sequences 9.2 The Linear Growth Model 9.3 The Exponential Growth Model 9.4 The Logistic Growth Model
 10 Financial Mathematics 10.1 Percentages 10.2 Simple Interest 10.3 Compound Interest 10.4 Retirement Savings 10.5 Consumer Debt
 11 The Mathematics of Symmetry 11.1 Rigid Motions 11.2 Reflections 11.3 Rotations 11.4 Translations 11.5 Glide Reflections 11.6 Symmetries and Symmetry Types 11.7 Patterns
 12 Fractal Geometry 12.1 The Koch Snowflake and SelfSimilarity 12.2 The Sierpinski Gasket and the Chaos Game 12.3 The Twisted Sierpinski Gasket 12.4 The Mandelbrot Set
 13 Fibonacci Numbers and the Golden Ratio 13.1 Fibonacci Numbers 13.2 The Golden Ratio 13.3 Gnomons 13.4 Spiral Growth in Nature
 14 Censuses, Surveys, Polls, and Studies 14.1 Enumeration 14.2 Measurement 14.3 Cause and Effect
 15 Graphs, Charts, and Numbers 15.1 Graphs and Charts 15.2 Means, Medians, and Percentiles 15.3 Ranges and Standard Deviations
 16 Probabilities, Odds, and Expectations 16.1 Sample Spaces and Events 16.2 The Multiplication Rule, Permutations, and Combinations 16.3 Probabilities and Odds 16.4 Expectations 16.5 Measuring Risk
 17 The Mathematics of Normality 17.1 Approximately Normal Data Sets 17.2 Normal Curves and Normal Distributions 17.3 Modeling Approximately Normal Distributions 17.4 Normality in Random Events Answers to Selected Exercises Index Photo Credits.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9780134468372 20170313
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3. A first course in probability [2019]
 Ross, Sheldon M., author.
 Tenth edition.  Boston : Pearson, 2018.
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 Book — xii, 505 pages : illiustrations ; 26 cm
 Summary

 Combinatorial analysis
 Axioms of probability
 Conditional probability and independence
 Random variables
 Continuous random variables
 Jointly distributed random variables
 Properties of expectation
 Limit theorems
 Additional topics in probability
 Simulation
 Common discrete distributions
 Common continuous distributions.
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CS10901
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 CS10901  Introduction to Probability for Computer Scientists
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 Piech, Christopher James
 Introduction à l'étude des espaces de Banach. English
 Li, Daniel author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
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 Book — 2 volumes : illustrations ; 24 cm.
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 Preface
 1. Euclidean sections
 2. Separable Banach spaces without the approximation property
 3. Gaussian processes
 4. Reflexive subspaces of L1
 5. The method of selectors. Examples of its use
 6. The Pisier space of almost surely continuous functions. Applications Appendix. News in the theory of infinitedimensional Banach spaces in the past twenty years G. Godefroy An update on some problems in high dimensional convex geometry and related probabilistic results O. Guedon A few updates and pointers G. Pisier On the mesh condition for Sidon sets L. RodriguezPiazza Bibliography Author index Notation index Subject index.
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 Preface Preliminary chapter
 1. Fundamental notions of probability
 2. Bases in Banach spaces
 3. Unconditional convergence
 4. Banach space valued random variables
 5. Type and cotype of Banach spaces. Factorisation through a Hilbert space
 6. psumming operators. Applications
 7. Some properties of Lpspaces
 8. The space l1 Annex. Banach algebras, compact Abelian groups Bibliography Author index Notation index Subject index.
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 1: Preface Preliminary chapter
 1. Fundamental notions of probability
 2. Bases in Banach spaces
 3. Unconditional convergence
 4. Banach space valued random variables
 5. Type and cotype of Banach spaces. Factorisation through a Hilbert space
 6. psumming operators. Applications
 7. Some properties of Lpspaces
 8. The Space l1 Annex. Banach algebras, compact abelian groups Bibliography Author index Notation index Subject index. Volume
 2: Preface
 1. Euclidean sections
 2. Separable Banach spaces without the approximation property
 3. Gaussian processes
 4. Reflexive subspaces of L1
 5. The method of selectors. Examples of its use
 6. The Pisier space of almost surely continuous functions. Applications Appendix. News in the theory of infinitedimensional Banach spaces in the past twenty years G. Godefroy An update on some problems in high dimensional convex geometry and related probabilistic results O. Guedon A few updates and pointers G. Pisier On the mesh condition for Sidon sets L. RodriguezPiazza Bibliography Author index Notation index Subject index.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781107162631 20180115
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5. Introduction to probability [2018]
 Anderson, David F., 1978 author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
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 Book — xv, 429 pages ; 26 cm.
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 1. Experiments with random outcomes
 2. Conditional probability and independence
 3. Random variables
 4. Approximations of the binomial distribution
 5. Transforms and transformations
 6. Joint distribution of random variables
 7. Sums and symmetry
 8. Expectation and variance in the multivariate setting
 9. Tail bounds and limit theorems
 10. Conditional distribution Appendix A. Things to know from calculus Appendix B. Set notation and operations Appendix C. Counting Appendix D. Sums, products and series Appendix E. Table of values for Î¦(x) Appendix F. Table of common probability distributions.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781108415859 20180115
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6. Lectures on the Poisson process [2018]
 Last, Günter, author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
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 Book — xx, 293 pages ; 24 cm.
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 Preface List of symbols
 1. Poisson and other discrete distributions
 2. Point processes
 3. Poisson processes
 4. The Mecke equation and factorial measures
 5. Mappings, markings and thinnings
 6. Characterisations of the Poisson process
 7. Poisson processes on the real line
 8. Stationary point processes
 9. The Palm distribution
 10. Extra heads and balanced allocations
 11. Stable allocations
 12. Poisson integrals
 13. Random measures and Cox processes
 14. Permanental processes
 15. Compound Poisson processes
 16. The Boolean model and the Gilbert graph
 17. The Boolean model with general grains
 18. Fock space and chaos expansion
 19. Perturbation analysis
 20. Covariance identities
 21. Normal approximation
 22. Normal approximation in the Boolean model Appendix A. Some measure theory Appendix B. Some probability theory Appendix C. Historical notes References Index.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781107088016 20180115
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 Mérő, László, author.
 New Haven, CT : Yale University Press, [2018]
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 Book — xii, 275 pages ; 22 cm
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We live in a much more turbulent world than we like to think, but the science we use to analyze economic, financial, and statistical events mostly disregards the world's essentially chaotic nature. We need to get used to the idea that wildly improbable events are actually part of the natural order. The renowned Hungarian mathematician and psychologist Lï¿½szlï¿½ Mï¿½ro explains how the wild and mild worlds (which he names Wildovia and Mildovia) coexist, and that different laws apply to each. Even if we live in an ultimately wild universe, he argues, we're better off pretending that it obeys Mildovian laws. Doing so may amount to a selffulfilling prophecy and create an island of predictability in a very rough sea. Perched on the ragged border between economics and complexity theory, Mï¿½ro proposes to extend the reach of science to subjects previously considered outside its grasp: the unpredictable, unrepeatable, highly improbable events we commonly call "miracles.".
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 Lupu, Titus, author.
 Paris : Société mathématique de France, 2018.
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 Book — 158 pages ; 24 cm.
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9. Probability : a lively introduction [2018]
 Tijms, H. C. author.
 Cambridge ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
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 Book — x, 535 pages ; 23 cm
 Summary

 1. Foundations of probability theory
 2. Conditional probability
 3. Discrete random variables
 4. Continuous random variables
 5. Jointly distributed random variables
 6. Multivariate normal distribution
 7. Conditioning by random variables
 8. Generating functions
 9. Additional topics in probability
 10. Discretetime Markov chains
 11. Continuoustime Markov chains.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781108418744 20180213
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QA273.2 .T55 2018  Unknown 
 Gough, John, 1967 author.
 Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
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 Book — xv, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
 Summary

 Preface Notation
 1. Introduction to combinatorics
 2. Probabilistic Moments and Cumulants
 3. Quantum probability
 4. Quantum fields
 5. Combinatorial species
 6. Combinatorial aspects of quantum fields: Feynman diagrams
 7. Entropy, large deviations and legendre transforms
 8. Introduction to Fock spaces
 9. Operators and fields on the Boson Fock space
 10. L2representations of the Boson Fock space
 11. Local fields on the Boson Fock space: free fields
 12. Local fields on the Boson Fock space: interacting fields
 13. Quantum stochastic calculus
 14. Quantum stochastic limits Bibliography Index.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781108416764 20180604
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11. Séminaire de Probabilités XLIX [2018]
 Cham, Switzerland : Springer, [2018]
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 Book — viii, 542 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
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  OrnsteinUhlenbeck Pinball and the Poincare Inequality in a Punctured Domain.  A Probabilistic Look at Conservative GrowthFragmentation Equations.  Iterated Proportional Fitting Procedure and Infinite Products of Stochastic Matrices.  Limiting Eigenvectors of Outliers for Spiked InformationPlusNoise Type Matrices.  Criteria for Exponential Convergence to QuasiStationary Distributions and Applications to MultiDimensional Diffusions.  BismutElworthyLi Formulae for Bessel Processes.  Large Deviations for Infectious Diseases Models.  The Girsanov Theorem Without (So Much) Stochastic Analysis.  On Drifting Brownian Motion Made Periodic.  On the Markovian Similarity.  Sharp Rate for the Dual Quantization Problem.  Cramer's Theorem in Banach Spaces Revisited.  On Martingale Chaoses.  Explicit Laws for the Records of the Perturbed Random Walk on Z.  A Potential Theoretic Approach to Tanaka Formula for Asymmetric Levy Processes.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9783319924199 20181001
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12. Ten great ideas about chance [2018]
 Diaconis, Persi, author.
 Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, [2018]
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 Book — x, 255 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
 Summary

 Preface ixAcknowledgments xi1 Measurement
 12 Judgment
 223 Psychology
 484 Frequency
 625 Mathematics
 796 Inverse Inference
 1007 Unification
 1228 Algorithmic Randomness
 1459 Physical Chance
 16510 Induction 190Appendix: Probability Tutorial 209Notes 225Annotated Select Bibliography 239Image Credits 247Index 249.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9780691174167 20180205
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13. Weak convergence of measures [2018]
 Bogachev, V. I. (Vladimir Igorevich), 1961 author.
 Providence, Rhode Island : American Mathematical Society, [2018]
 Description
 Book — xii, 286 pages ; 27 cm.
 Summary

 Weak convergence of measures on $\mathbb{R}^d$ Convergence of measures on metric spaces Metrics on spaces of measures Convergence of measures on topological spaces Spaces of measures with the weak topology Comments Bibliography Index.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781470447380 20181112
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14. XII Symposium of Probability and Stochastic Processes : Merida, Mexico, November 1620, 2015 [2018]
 Symposium of Probability and Stochastic Processes (12th : 2015 : Merida, Mexico)
 Cham, Switzerland : Birkhauser, [2018]
 Description
 Book — xi, 234 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
 Summary

 Scaling limits of MarkovBranching trees and applications. Optimality of twoparameter strategies in stochastic control. Asymptotic results for the severity and surplus before ruin for a class of Levy insurance processes. Characterization of the minimal penalty of a convex risk measure with applications to robust utility maximization for Levy models. BlackwellNash equilibria in zerosum stochastic differential games. A note on Gammaconvergence of monotone functionals. A criterion for blow up in finite time of a system of 1dimensional reactiondiffusion equations. A note on the smalltime behavior of the largest block size of Beta ncoalescents.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9783319776422 20180813
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15. 50 years of firstpassage percolation [2017]
 Auffinger, Antonio, 1983 author.
 Providence, Rhode Island : American Mathematical Society, [2017]
 Description
 Book — v, 161 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm.
 Summary

 IntroductionThe time constant and the limit shapeFluctuations and concentration boundsGeodesicsBusemann functionsGrowth and competition modelsVariants of FPP and related modelsSummary of open questionsBibliography.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781470441838 20180115
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QA274.73 .A94 2017  Unknown 
 Brémaud, Pierre, author.
 Cham, Switzerland : Springer Nature, [2017]
 Description
 Book — xiv, 559 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
 Summary

 Introduction. 1.Events and probability. 2.Random variables. 3.Bounds and inequalities. 4.Almostsure convergence. 5.Coupling and the variation distance. 6.The probabilistic method. 7.Codes and trees. 8.Markov chains. 9.Branching trees. 10.Markov fields on graphs. 11.Random graphs. 12.Recurrence of Markov chains. 13.Random walks on graphs. 14.Asymptotic behaviour of Markov chains. 15.Monte Carlo sampling.
 16. Convergence rates. Appendix. Bibliography.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9783319434759 20170710
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 Conference on Dynamical Systems, Ergodic Theory, and Probability (2015 : Birmingham, Ala.)
 Providence, Rhode Island : American Mathematical Society, [2017]
 Description
 Book — ix, 316 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
 Summary

 L. Bunimovich, N. I. Chernov (19562014) T. Adams and J. Rosenblatt, Joint coboundaries P. Balint, N. Chernov, and D. Dolgopyat, Convergence of moments for dispersing billiards with cusps E. Catsigeras, M. Cerminara, and H. Enrich, Weak pseudophysical measures and Pesin's entropy formula for Anosov $C^1$diffeomorphisms C. Cox and R. Feres, Noslip billiards in dimension two C. P. Dettmann, How sticky is the chaos/order boundary? G. Galperin and M. Levi, Bouncing in gravitational field N. T. A. Haydn and F. Yang, A derivation of the Poisson law for returns of smooth maps with certain geometrical properties K. Khanin and S. Kocic, Rigidity for a class of generalized interval exchange transformations C. C. Moxley and N. J. Simanyi, Homotopical complexity of a $3D$ billiard flow M. Jakobson, Mixing properties of some maps with countable Markov partitions Ya. G. Sinai and I. Vinogradov, Eigenfunctions of Laplacians in some twodimensional domains D. Szasz, Multidimensional hyperbolic billiards X. Xia and P. Zhang, Homoclinic intersections for geodesic flows on convex spheres H. Zhang, Decay of correlations for billiards with flat points I: Channel effects H. Zhang, Decay of correlations for billiards with flat points II: Cusps effect.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9781470427733 20180813
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QA851 .C66 2015  Unknown 
 Balan, Raluca, author.
 Second edition.  Singapore ; Hackensack, NJ : World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., [2017]
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 Book — xi, 302 pages ; 24 cm
 Summary

In comparison with the first edition of the book, this second edition contains additional topics such as power, sample size computation and nonparametric methods, and includes a large collection of new problems, as well as the answers to oddnumbered problems. Several sections of this edition are accompanied by instructions using the programming language R for statistical computing and graphics.
(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9789813209053 20170814
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QH323.5 .B353 2017  Unknown 
 Cham, Switzerland : Birkhäuser, [2017]
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 Book — vi, 361 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
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 Geometric higher groupoids and categories. Hodge type theorems for arithmetic hyperbolic. The Ding functional, Berndtsson convexity and moment maps. Dimers and curvature formulae. The norm of the Weierstrass Section. Smooth family ThomSmale complexes. higher Analytic Torsion Polylogarithms and norm compatible elements on Abelian Schemes. Teichm uller theory for conic surfaces. On the analytic torsion of hyperbolic manifolds of the finite volume. Logcorrelated Gaussian elds: an overview. A variation formula for the determinant line bundle. Compact subspaces of moduli spaces of stable bundles over class VII surfaces. Kstability implies CMstability. Simple renormalization flow for FKPercolation models. Analytic torsion for BORCEAVOISIN threefolds.
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(source: Nielsen Book Data) 9783319496368 20170626
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QA440 .G46 2017  Unknown 
 Beveridge, Colin (Maths coach) author.
 Buffalo, New York : Firefly Books, 2017.
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 Book — 192 pages : color illustrations, color charts ; 24 cm
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