Some properties of polyhedra in Euclidean space
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Published by Pergamon Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


  • Polyhedra.,
  • Convex bodies.

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Edition Notes

Statementby V.J.D. Baston.
SeriesInternational series of monographs in pure and applied mathematics,, v. 71
LC ClassificationsQA491 .B3 1965
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 212 p.
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5913235M
LC Control Number64015319

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