Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||Carole A. Beere.|
|LC Classifications||HQ1075 .B44 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 575 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||575|
|LC Control Number||89017033|
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