An Introduction to Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics

@article{Cohen1979AnIT,
  title={An Introduction to Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics},
  author={A. Cohen},
  journal={The American Statistician},
  year={1979},
  volume={56},
  pages={331 - 332}
}
  • A. Cohen
  • Published 1979
  • Mathematics
  • The American Statistician
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