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Introduction to the geometry of point sets.

James Johnston Stoker

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Published
**1953**
by New York University, Institute of Mathematical Sciences in [New York]
.

Written in English

- Set theory,
- Topology

**Edition Notes**

Contributions | Jordan, M., |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA248 S76 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | [114 leaves] |

Number of Pages | 114 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18115909M |

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