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Practical statistics

S. S. Cohen

Practical statistics

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematical statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementS.S. Cohen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA276
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(256)p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22287734M
    ISBN 100713136480

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