Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||edited by Judith Felson Duchan, Lynne E. Hewitt, Rae M. Sonnenmeier.|
|Contributions||Duchan, Judith F., Hewitt, Lynne E., Sonnenmeier, Rae M.|
|LC Classifications||RJ496.L35 P737 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 214 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||214|
|LC Control Number||93010009|
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