The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 51–53 | Cite as

Famous trails to Paul Erdős

  • Rodrigo De CastroEmail author
  • Jerrold W. GrossmanEmail author


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de MateméticasUniversidad Nacional de Colombia BogotáColombia
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsOakland UniversityRochesterUSA

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