2 edition of **Mathematics for the liberal arts student** found in the catalog.

Mathematics for the liberal arts student

Fred Richman

- 202 Want to read
- 13 Currently reading

Published
**1967**
by Brooks Cole Pub. Co. in Belmont, Calif
.

Written in English

- Mathematics

**Edition Notes**

Statement | [by] Fred Richman, Carol Walker [and] Robert J. Wisner. |

Series | Contemporary undergraduate mathematics series |

Contributions | Walker, Carol L., 1935- joint author., Wisner, Robert J., joint author. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA39 .R528 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | viii, 190 p. |

Number of Pages | 190 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5542501M |

LC Control Number | 67020425 |

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