|Statement||[by] William H. Desmonde.|
|Series||Prentice-Hall series in automatic computation|
|LC Classifications||QA76.5 .D44|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 296 p.|
|Number of Pages||296|
|LC Control Number||64012555|
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