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Name: Introduction
ID: m15136
Language: English (en)
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Ronald DeVore (
Copyright Holders: Ronald DeVore (
Maintainers: Elchin Asgarli (, Raymond Wagner (, Richard Baraniuk (, Mark A. Davenport (, Ronald DeVore (

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Jul 16, 2007 12:20 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Sep 21, 2007 10:48 pm +0000


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Version: 1.1 Sep 21, 2007 10:48 pm +0000 by Mark A. Davenport
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