Includes bibliographical references (p. 276-301) and index.
|Statement||Rob Atkinson and Graham Moon.|
|Contributions||Moon, Graham, 1956-|
|LC Classifications||HT133 .A95 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 306 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||306|
|LC Control Number||93027202|
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