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StatementMark R. Cohen and A.L. Udovitch, editors.
ContributionsCohen, Mark R., 1943-, Udovitch, Abraham L.
LC ClassificationsDS135.A68 J46 1989
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Pagination140 p. ;
Number of Pages140
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Open LibraryOL2201865M
ISBN 100878500685
LC Control Number89023563

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