2 edition of **Mathematics in an age of computers.** found in the catalog.

Mathematics in an age of computers.

Ronald I. Becker

- 80 Want to read
- 31 Currently reading

Published
**1983**
by University of Cape Town in Cape Town
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Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Series | Inaugural lecture. new series / University of Cape Town -- no.89, Inaugural lecture (University of Cape Town) -- no.89. |

Contributions | University of Cape Town. |

ID Numbers | |
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Open Library | OL21899055M |

ISBN 10 | 0799205648 |

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