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Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society
ISSN 1088-9485(online) ISSN 0273-0979(print)

 

About the cover: Isaac Newton, Fatio de Duillier, and Alchemy


Author: Gerald L. Alexanderson
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 48 (2011), 275-279
Published electronically: February 7, 2011
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Gerald L. Alexanderson
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, California 95053-0290
Email: galexand@math.scu.edu

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/S0273-0979-2011-01331-3
PII: S 0273-0979(2011)01331-3
Published electronically: February 7, 2011
Article copyright: © Copyright 2011 American Mathematical Society