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|Statement||edited by K. Kanungo, J. Poluhowich, D. Brousseau.|
|Contributions||Kanungo, K., Poluhowich, J., Brousseau, D.|
|LC Classifications||QH545.W3 C64 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||v. <1 > :|
|LC Control Number||88204200|
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