|Statement||Lester R. Kurtz ; with the assistance of Robert D. Benford and Jennifer E. Turpin.|
|Contributions||Benford, Robert D., Turpin, Jennifer E.|
|LC Classifications||U264 .K87 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 335 p. :|
|Number of Pages||335|
|LC Control Number||87019296|
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