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About the cover: The Newton-Leibniz controversy


Authors: Gerald L. Alexanderson and Leonard F. Klosinski
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 53 (2016), 295-299
Published electronically: February 1, 2016
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Additional Information

Gerald L. Alexanderson
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara California 95053-0290
Email: galexanderson@scu.edu

Leonard F. Klosinski
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara California 95053-0290
Email: lklosinski@scu.edu

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1090/bull/1526
Published electronically: February 1, 2016
Article copyright: © Copyright 2016 American Mathematical Society