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Provability in logic. by Stig Kanger

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell in Stockholm .
Written in English


  • Logic, Symbolic and mathematical

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Bibliography: p.[45]-47.

SeriesStockholm studies in philosophy,, 1, Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis., 1.
LC ClassificationsBC135 .K2
The Physical Object
Pagination47 p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6244599M
LC Control Number58004894

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