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ISSN 1088-9485 (online) ISSN 0273-0979 (print)

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Book Review

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MathSciNet review: 2985956
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Book Information:

Author: Roger Hart
Title: The Chinese roots of linear algebra
Additional book information: Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, 2011, xiv+286 pp., ISBN 978-0-8018-9755-9, US $65.00

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  • Review Information:

    Reviewer: Joseph F. Grcar
    Affiliation: 6059 Castlebrook Drive; Castro Valley, California 94552-1645
    Journal: Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 49 (2012), 585-590
    Published electronically: June 7, 2011
    Review copyright: © Copyright 2011 American Mathematical Society
    The copyright for this article reverts to public domain 28 years after publication.