J. Edward Jackson's A User's Guide to Principal Components (only 5 ch) PDF

By J. Edward Jackson

ISBN-10: 0471622672

ISBN-13: 9780471622673

ISBN-10: 0471725323

ISBN-13: 9780471725329

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