Jiu zhang suanshu(nine chapters on the mathematical art): An overview

@article{Yong1994JiuZS,
  title={Jiu zhang suanshu(nine chapters on the mathematical art): An overview},
  author={Lam Lay Yong},
  journal={Archive for History of Exact Sciences},
  year={1994},
  volume={47},
  pages={1-51}
}
  • Lam Lay Yong
  • Published 1 June 1994
  • Archive for History of Exact Sciences
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