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Published by Duke University Press in Durham .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographies and indexes.

Statementedited by Lawrence S. Finkelstein.
ContributionsFinkelstein, Lawrence S.
LC ClassificationsJX1977 .P59 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 503 p. :
Number of Pages503
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2397407M
ISBN 100822308045, 0822308207
LC Control Number87027240

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