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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Rita Cruise O"Brien.|
|Contributions||Cruise O"Brien, Rita.|
|LC Classifications||HF1412 .I53x 1983b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 156 p. :|
|Number of Pages||156|
|LC Control Number||84672748|
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