**Lectures on Fundamental Concepts of Algebra and Geometry**

by John Wesley Young

**Publisher**: Macmillan and co. 1917**Number of pages**: 264

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The following lectures contain an elementary account of the logical foundations of algebra and geometry, elementary, in the sense that the technical mathematical equipment presupposed on the part of the reader has been reduced to a minimum. Except in a very few instances, no knowledge of mathematics beyond the most elementary portions of algebra and geometry has been assumed.

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