3 edition of **History of mathematics and computer science** found in the catalog.

History of mathematics and computer science

- 351 Want to read
- 39 Currently reading

Published
**1995**
by Anmol Publications in New Delhi
.

Written in English

- Computer science -- History.,
- Computer science -- Mathematics.,
- Mathematics -- History.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | editor, G. R. Chhatwal. |

Series | Encyclopaedic history of science and technology series |

Contributions | Chhatwal, G. R. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA76.9.M35 H57 1995 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 2 v. : |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18351300M |

ISBN 10 | 8174881328 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 223141743 |

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