Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Sidney Crown.|
|LC Classifications||RC458 .C556 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 313 p. :|
|Number of Pages||313|
|LC Control Number||83023189|
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