Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
|Statement||Mary John O"Hair, H. James McLaughlin, Ulrich C. Reitzug.|
|Contributions||Reitzug, Ulrich C., 1952-, McLaughlin, H. James.|
|LC Classifications||LA217.2 .O42 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 477 p. :|
|Number of Pages||477|
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