|Statement||Robert Hasenfratz and Thomas Jambeck.|
|LC Classifications||PE135 .H37 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xx, 553 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||553|
|LC Control Number||2005920990|
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