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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementSarah L. Henderson, Alana S. Jeydel
ContributionsJeydel, Alana S., 1968-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ1236 .H45 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 414 p. :
Number of Pages414
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24448168M
ISBN 100195388070
ISBN 109780195388077
LC Control Number2009024993
OCLC/WorldCa410229457

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