4 edition of **Understanding Mathematics** found in the catalog.

- 235 Want to read
- 13 Currently reading

Published
**2009** by Nottingham University Press in Chicago .

Written in English

The Physical Object | |
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Format | eBook |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL24310947M |

ISBN 10 | 9781904761891 |

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