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Effects of boundary shape and the concept of local convexity
John D. Nystuen
|Other titles||On the length of empirical curves., An attempt at objective generalization.|
|Statement||by John D. Nystuen. On the length of empirical curves : and, An attempt at objective generalization / by Julian Pekal.|
|Series||Discussion paper / Michigan Inter-University Community of Mathematical Geographers -- no. 10, Discussion paper (Michigan Inter-University Community of Mathematical Geographers) -- no. 10.|
|Contributions||Perkal, Julian., Perkal, Julian.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||, 34, 16 p. :|
|Number of Pages||34|
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