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Published by Blackwell in Malden, MA, Oxford .
Written in English


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Statementedited by David F. Ford and C.C. Pecknold
ContributionsFord, David, 1948-, Pecknold, C. C
LC ClassificationsBL71 .P76 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17227389M
ISBN 101405146303
ISBN 109781405146302

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