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Basic concepts of probability and statistics

J. L. Hodges

Basic concepts of probability and statistics

by J. L. Hodges

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Published by Holden-Day .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statement[by] J.L. Hodges and E.L. Lehmann.
SeriesHolden-Day series in probability and statistics
ContributionsLehmann, E L.
The Physical Object
Pagination375p.
Number of Pages375
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13695656M

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