Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-152) and index.
|Series||Profiles, Profiles (Minneapolis, Minn.)|
|LC Classifications||CC110 .S34 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||160 p. :|
|Number of Pages||160|
|LC Control Number||93046919|
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