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About the Cover: James Joseph Sylvester’s Spring’s Début

Author: Gerald L. Alexanderson
Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 45 (2008), 429-433
Published electronically: April 23, 2008
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Gerald L. Alexanderson
Affiliation: Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California 95053-0290
MR Author ID: 24640

Published electronically: April 23, 2008
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