## A general history of the sciences, Volume 3 |

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### Contents

ALGEBRA AND GEOMETRY R Taton | 7 |

MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS AND THE THEORY | 44 |

PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS G DarmoiS | 72 |

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