Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Carlos Pascual, Jonathan Elkind, editors.|
|Contributions||Pascual, Carlos., Elkind, Jonathan.|
|LC Classifications||HD9502.A2 E55115 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 279 p. :|
|Number of Pages||279|
|LC Control Number||2009041176|
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