Bibliography: p. 271-280.
|Statement||[by] Charles E. Shaw and Sheldon Campbell.|
|Contributions||Campbell, Sheldon, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||QL665 .S5 1974|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 328 p.|
|Number of Pages||328|
|LC Control Number||73007304|
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