Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Ronald Dore and Zoë Mars ; contributions from Vincent S.R. Brandt ... [et al.].|
|Contributions||Dore, Ronald Philip., Mars, Zoe., Brandt, Vincent S. R.|
|LC Classifications||HN980 .C663|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||446 p. :|
|Number of Pages||446|
|LC Control Number||81178679|
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