Includes bibliographical references (p. 176).
|Statement||edited by John L. Apostolou and Martin H. Greenberg.|
|Contributions||Apostolou, John L., Greenberg, Martin Harry.|
|LC Classifications||PL782.E8 B4 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||176 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||176|
|LC Control Number||97025052|
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