|LC Classifications||Z5853.W55 F37 1986, TJ825 F37 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||167 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||167|
|ISBN 10||3540161031, 0387161031|
|LC Control Number||86001918|
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