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Includes bibliographical references (p. -214) and index.
|LC Classifications||HD9696.C63 I43 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||219 p. :|
|Number of Pages||219|
|ISBN 10||8170364817, 8170364825, 0803992513, 0803992521|
|LC Control Number||95013140|
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