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Published by Concept Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references (p. [329]-247) and index.

Statementeditors, Darshini Mahadevia, Jeanne M. Wolfe.
ContributionsMahadevia, Darshini., Wolfe, Jeanne M.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 357 p. :
Number of Pages357
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22697472M
ISBN 108180695220
ISBN 109788180695223
LC Control Number2008324240
OCLC/WorldCa276996779

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