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Published by Cornell Theory Center, Cornell University in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

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StatementAiping Liao, Michael J. Todd.
SeriesTechnical report / Cornell Theory Center -- CTC93TR145., Technical report (Cornell Theory Center) -- 145.
ContributionsTodd, Michael J., 1947-, Cornell Theory Center., Cornell Theory Center. Advanced Computing Research Institute.
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Pagination37 p. ;
Number of Pages37
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Open LibraryOL16960207M

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