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Published by Charles C. Thomas in Springfield (Ill.) .
Written in English


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Statementby E. C. Poulton.
SeriesAmerican lecture series, publication no. 765
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 328p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19833808M
ISBN 100398015155

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