Includes bibliographical references (p. 234-270).
|Statement||by Martin K. Hunt and Jacqueline E. Hunt.|
|Contributions||Hunt, Jacqueline E.|
|LC Classifications||HD2344.5.U6 H86 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||270 p. :|
|Number of Pages||270|
|LC Control Number||99094225|
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