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The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 16, Issue 4, pp 50–65 | Cite as

The mathematical tourist

  • Ian Stewart
  • Rüdiger Thiele
  • Heather McLeay
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Cast Iron Mathematical Intelligencer City Wall Fold Line Lecture Room 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ian Stewart
    • 1
  • Rüdiger Thiele
    • 2
  • Heather McLeay
    • 3
  1. 1.Mathematics InstituteUniversity of WarwickCoventryEngland
  2. 2.Karl-Sudhoff-Institut für Geschichte der Medizin und der NaturwissenschaftenUniversität LeipzigLeipzigGermany
  3. 3.University of WalesBangorWales

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