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About the cover: Two Theorems on Geometric Constructions


Author: Gerald L. Alexanderson
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 51 (2014), 463-467
Published electronically: April 11, 2014
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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/S0273-0979-2014-01458-2
PII: S 0273-0979(2014)01458-2
Published electronically: April 11, 2014
Article copyright: © Copyright 2014 American Mathematical Society