|Statement||edited by Philip Brenner, Robert Borosage [and] Bethany Weidner.|
|Contributions||Borosage, Robert, joint comp., Weidner, Bethany, joint comp.|
|LC Classifications||HC106.6 .B68|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 268 p.|
|Number of Pages||268|
|ISBN 10||0679302557, 0679302565|
|LC Control Number||74078902|
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