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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, New Jersey .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDonald Drew Egbert ; edited for publication by David Van Zanten.
ContributionsVan Zanten, David, 1943-
The Physical Object
Pagination23cm. Ill. l.e.
Number of Pages23
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22444534M
ISBN 10069110106X


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