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Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-343) and indexes.
|Statement||by Miguel A. Santos.|
|LC Classifications||K3585.4 .S28 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xi, 356 p. :|
|Number of Pages||356|
|ISBN 10||0398065438, 0398065446|
|LC Control Number||95020349|
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