Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Noel R. Rose, Ian R. Mackay.|
|Contributions||Mackay, Ian R., Rose, Noel R.|
|LC Classifications||RC600 .A83 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 895 p. :|
|Number of Pages||895|
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