Distributions in statistics
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Published by Houghton Mifflin in New York .
Written in English

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Statement[by] Norman L.Johnson [and] Samuel Kotz.
SeriesHoughton Mifflin series in statistics
ContributionsKotz, Samuel.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages328
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Open LibraryOL19721316M

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