Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by John Young and Boris DeWiel.|
|Contributions||Young, John F., 1961-, DeWiel, Boris.|
|LC Classifications||BL65.P7 F35 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||197 p. :|
|Number of Pages||197|
|LC Control Number||2009367194|
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