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Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-174).
|LC Classifications||BL629.5.G37 B69 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 176 p.,  p. of plates :|
|Number of Pages||176|
|LC Control Number||2009281248|
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