|Statement||Richard C. Schroeder ; introd. by Norman E. Zinberg.|
|LC Classifications||HV5825 .S37 1980|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 191 p. :|
|Number of Pages||191|
|LC Control Number||79027927|
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