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Published by Published for Operations Research Office, Johns Hopkins University by Johns Hopkins Press in Baltimore .
Written in English


  • Numbers, Random.

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Statementby Charles E. Clark and Betty Weber Holz.
ContributionsHolz, Betty Weber, joint author.
LC ClassificationsQA276 .C49
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5792002M
LC Control Number60002650

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