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Published by University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA .
Written in English

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Statementedited by Philip Scranton and Janet F. Davidson.
LC ClassificationsG
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 286 p. :
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22740663M
ISBN 100812239687

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