Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Edward J. Blakely.|
|Contributions||Blakely, Edward James, 1938-|
|LC Classifications||HN90.C6 C662|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||224 p. :|
|Number of Pages||224|
|ISBN 10||0877053340, 0877053480|
|LC Control Number||78011568|
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