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Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English


  • Fibonacci numbers.,
  • Lucas numbers.

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Statement[by] Verner E. Hoggatt, Jr. Albert E. Meder, Jr., editorial adviser.
SeriesHoughton Mifflin mathematics enrichment series, Houghton Mifflin modern mathematics series.
LC ClassificationsQA241 .H57
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5043254M
LC Control Number74002943

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