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The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 30, Issue 2, pp 43–46 | Cite as

A trip to the circus with the hydraulis

  • Vincent G. Hart
Department Years Ago
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Mathematics, School of Physical SciencesUniversity of QueenslandQueenslandAustralia

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