The Algebra of Inheritance: A Rehabilitation of Al-Khuwarizmi

  title={The Algebra of Inheritance: A Rehabilitation of Al-Khuwarizmi},
  author={Solomon Gandz},
  pages={319 - 391}
  • S. Gandz
  • Published 1 January 1938
  • Computer Science
  • Osiris

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    money to -of its original amount

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