A history of mathematical statistics from 1750 to 1930

@inproceedings{Hald1998AHO,
  title={A history of mathematical statistics from 1750 to 1930},
  author={Anders Hald},
  year={1998}
}
  • A. Hald
  • Published 1 September 1998
  • Mathematics
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