by Elsevier Applied Science, Sole distributor in the USA and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. in London, New York, New York .
Written in English
Includes bibliographical references.
|LC Classifications||GB1199.5 .B68 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 485 p. :|
|Number of Pages||485|
|LC Control Number||88024715|
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