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Published by American Mathematical Society in Providence, R.I .
Written in English


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  • Nonlinear theories -- Congresses.,
  • Differential equations, Nonlinear -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

StatementAlan C. Newell, editor.
SeriesLectures in applied mathematics,, v. 15, Lectures in applied mathematics (American Mathematical Society) ;, v. 15.
ContributionsNewell, Alan C., 1941- ed., American Mathematical Society., Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
LC ClassificationsQA927 .N66
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 229 p.
Number of Pages229
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5425117M
ISBN 100821811150
LC Control Number73019504

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