Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-246) and index.
|Statement||Christopher S. Cronan.|
|LC Classifications||QH541 .C76 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 250 p. :|
|Number of Pages||250|
|ISBN 10||0964933713, 0964933705|
|LC Control Number||95092667|
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