Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Harold F. Nufer.|
|LC Classifications||KF7667 .N83 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 197 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||197|
|ISBN 10||0819119172, 0819119180|
|LC Control Number||81040705|
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