Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-224) and indexes.
|Statement||W. David Parsons, Ean Parsons.|
|LC Classifications||VA465.N48 P37 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 244 p :|
|Number of Pages||244|
|LC Control Number||2009424704|
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