4 edition of **Introduction to continuous probability theory** found in the catalog.

Introduction to continuous probability theory

Melvin J. Hinich

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Published
**1969**
by C. E. Merrill in Columbus, Ohio
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Written in English

- Probabilities.

**Edition Notes**

Bibliography: p. 115-116.

Statement | [by] Melvin J. Hinich [and] Kenneth D. Mackenzie. |

Series | Merrill mathematics and quantitative methods series |

Contributions | Mackenzie, Kenneth D., joint author. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA273 .H645 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | x, 126 p. |

Number of Pages | 126 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL5683662M |

ISBN 10 | 0675095247 |

LC Control Number | 69015253 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 12323 |

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