Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||advisory editors, Howard Gordon, Roy Meador.|
|Contributions||Gordon, Howard., Meador, Roy.|
|LC Classifications||TJ163.2 .P48|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||77074777|
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