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Published by Praeger Publishers in Westport, CT .
Written in English


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StatementJody C. Baumgartner.
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LC ClassificationsJK
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 184 p. ;
Number of Pages184
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Open LibraryOL22734846M
ISBN 100275988902

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