Collection of essays by recognized experts in their fields.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Nigel J.R. Allan.|
|Contributions||Allan, Nigel J. R.|
|LC Classifications||QH193.H5 M68 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxi, 296 p. :|
|Number of Pages||296|
|LC Control Number||96900167|
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