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Published by World Scientific in Singapore, Philadelphia, PA, USA .
Written in English


  • Birkhoff, George David, 1884-1944.,
  • Differentiable dynamical systems -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

Statementedited by S. Diner, D. Fargue, G. Lochak.
ContributionsBirkhoff, George David, 1884-1944., Diner, Simon., Fargue, Daniel., Lochak, Georges.
LC ClassificationsQA614.8 .D936 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 284 p. :
Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2722179M
ISBN 109971501503
LC Control Number86015707

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