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Published by Praeger in Santa Barbara, Calif .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [117]- 124) and index.

StatementStephanie P. Ledgin ; foreword by Gregg and Evan Spiridellis
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3551 .L36 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 181 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24575082M
ISBN 100275993876, 157356771X
ISBN 109780275993870, 9781573567718
LC Control Number2009051216
OCLC/WorldCa276335257

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