Polynomial and continued-fraction approximations for logarithmic functions

Author:
Kurt Spielberg

Journal:
Math. Comp. **16** (1962), 205-217

MSC:
Primary 65.20

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1962-0145645-6

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0145645

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/S0025-5718-1962-0145645-6

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