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On the time-step to be used for the computation of orbits by numerical integration

Authors: J. W. Sheldon, B. Zondek and M. Friedman
Journal: Math. Comp. 11 (1957), 181-189
MSC: Primary 65.3X
Erratum: Math. Comp. 20 (1966), 468-471.
MathSciNet review: 0092232
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