6 edition of **Journey into Mathematics, A** found in the catalog.

- 250 Want to read
- 12 Currently reading

Published
**August 13, 1997**
by Prentice Hall
.

Written in English

- Study & Teaching,
- Proof theory,
- Mathematical And Symbolic Logic,
- Philosophy Of Mathematics,
- Nature,
- Mathematics,
- Science/Mathematics,
- Logic,
- Mathematics / Calculus,
- Lakes & Ponds

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Hardcover |

Number of Pages | 237 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL9299243M |

ISBN 10 | 0138423601 |

ISBN 10 | 9780138423605 |

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