Includes bibliographical references and index
|Statement||edited by Jeremy B.C. Jackson, Scott Lidgard, and Frank K. McKinney|
|Contributions||Cheetham, Alan H, Jackson, Jeremy B. C., 1942-, Lidgard, Scott, McKinney, Frank K.|
|LC Classifications||QE721.2.E85 E965 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 399 p. :|
|Number of Pages||399|
|ISBN 10||0226389308, 0226389316|
|LC Control Number||00068008|
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