Written in EnglishRead online
Previous ed. by R. Grounds.
|Statement||edited by Francis Stark & Conrad Link.|
|Contributions||Link, Conrad B., joint author., Grounds, Roger.|
|LC Classifications||SB435 .G74 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||127 p. :|
|Number of Pages||127|
|ISBN 10||0672521024, 0672521032|
|LC Control Number||74021154|
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