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Introduction to applied probability

Paul E. Pfeiffer

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Published
**1973**
by Academic Press in New York
.

Written in English

- Probabilities.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 387-388.

Statement | [by] Paul E. Pfeiffer [and] David A. Schum. |

Contributions | Schum, David A. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA273 .P42 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xiii, 403 p. |

Number of Pages | 403 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL17755166M |

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