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|Statement||edited by David J. Breeze.|
|Contributions||Cruden, Stewart., Breeze, David John.|
|LC Classifications||DA770 .S94 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 489 p. :|
|Number of Pages||489|
|LC Control Number||85212675|
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