9 edition of **Journey into mathematics** found in the catalog.

- 181 Want to read
- 34 Currently reading

Published
**1998**
by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, NJ
.

Written in English

- Proof theory

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references (p. 215) and index.

Statement | Joseph J. Rotman. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA9.54 .R67 1998 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xiii, 237 p. : |

Number of Pages | 237 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL673429M |

ISBN 10 | 0138423601 |

LC Control Number | 97019520 |

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