Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by W. Allan Walker, John B. Watkins.|
|Contributions||Walker, W. Allan., Watkins, John B., 1938-|
|LC Classifications||RJ53.D53 N88 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 918 p. :|
|Number of Pages||918|
|LC Control Number||84082146|
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