Reliability of computer and communication networks

proceedings of a DIMACS Workshop, December 2-4, 1989 by DIMACS Workshop on Reliability of Computer and Communication Networks (1989 Rutgers University)

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    StatementFred Roberts, Frank Hwang, Clyde Monma, editors.
    SeriesDIMACS series in discrete mathematics and theoretical computer science ;, v. 5
    ContributionsRoberts, Fred S., Hwang, Frank., Monma, Clyde L., DIMACS (Group), American Mathematical Society., Association for Computing Machinery.
    LC ClassificationsTK5105.5 .D54 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 259 p. :
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1532329M
    ISBN 100821865927, 0897913876
    LC Control Number91009953

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