|Statement||[by] Parry Moon.|
|LC Classifications||QA75 .M64|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 179 p.|
|Number of Pages||179|
|ISBN 10||0677019602, 0677019653|
|LC Control Number||72143627|
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