Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Adrianne E. Hardman and David J. Stensel.|
|Contributions||Stensel, David J., 1964-|
|LC Classifications||RM725 .H337 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9780415455855, 9780415421980, 9780203890714|
|LC Control Number||2008052563|
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