Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Evan N. Kantwell, editor.|
|Contributions||Kantwell, Evan N.|
|LC Classifications||TG315 .A6475 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 178 p. :|
|Number of Pages||178|
|LC Control Number||2007041488|
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