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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Thomas E. Baker and John F. Stack, Jr.
LC ClassificationsKF
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22635356M
ISBN 100742535991

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