Includes bibliographical references (p. 465-467).
|Statement||Stuart James Whitley.|
|LC Classifications||PR9199.3.W4575 C55 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||467 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||467|
|LC Control Number||94178756|
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