Includes bibliographical references (p. -232) and index.
|Statement||Bruce F. Adams.|
|LC Classifications||HV9712 .A63 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 237 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||237|
|LC Control Number||96010422|
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