Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Franz H. Messerli.|
|Contributions||Messerli, Franz H.|
|LC Classifications||RC685.H8 A2 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 266 p. :|
|Number of Pages||266|
|LC Control Number||94177010|
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