2 edition of **Mathematical models and methods.** found in the catalog.

Mathematical models and methods.

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Published
**1981** by Open University Press in Milton Keynes .

Written in English

- Mathematical models.

**Edition Notes**

At head of title, The Open University.

Other titles | Damped and forced vibrations. |

Statement | prepared for the Course Team by David Broadhurst. |

Series | MST204 -- 8, Mathematics/Science/Technology : an inter-faculty second level course |

Contributions | Broadhurst, David., Open University. Mathematical Models and Methods Course Team. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA402 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | 52p. : |

Number of Pages | 52 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL15001416M |

ISBN 10 | 0335140378 |

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