|Statement||Ed. by T. A. Ban [and others]|
|Contributions||Ban, Thomas A., ed.|
|LC Classifications||RM315 .C58 1973|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 727 p.|
|Number of Pages||727|
|LC Control Number||73086075|
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