Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Jackson W. Carroll, Carl S. Dudley, and William McKinney ; contributors, Jackson W. Carroll ... [et al.]|
|Contributions||Carroll, Jackson W., Dudley, Carl S., 1932-, McKinney, William, 1946-|
|LC Classifications||BV700 .H36 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||192 p. :|
|Number of Pages||192|
|LC Control Number||85022831|
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