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Published by ROC in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

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StatementRandall N. Bills.
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1853 vol. 5
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 273 p. :
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3666376M
ISBN 100451458079
LC Control Number2002561982

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