Practical Mathematics for Home Study
by Claude Irwin Palmer
Publisher: McGraw-Hill 1919
Number of pages: 528
This work has been written for the adult. The endeavor has been to make the student feel that he is in actual touch with real things. The intention has been to lay as broad a foundation as is consistent with the scope of the work.
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