Includes bibliographical references and index.
|LC Classifications||K370 .A43 2002|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 436 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||436|
|ISBN 10||0521816556, 0521016800|
|LC Control Number||2002023423|
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