Includes bibliographical references (p. -192) and index.
|Statement||edited by Caroline B. Brettell.|
|LC Classifications||GN307.7 .W48 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 200 p. :|
|Number of Pages||200|
|LC Control Number||96197537|
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