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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by James F. Lea.|
|Contributions||Lea, James F.|
|LC Classifications||F216.2 .C59 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||309 p. :|
|Number of Pages||309|
|LC Control Number||87029397|
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