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Book Details

ISBN: 9780226307787
ISBN-10: 0226307786
Format: Paperback
(206mm x 136mm x 10mm)
Pages: 192
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 1-May-1969
Country of Publication: United States

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