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Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-265) and index.
|LC Classifications||HQ1381 .G37 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 273 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||273|
|ISBN 10||0333563107, 0333669940|
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