|Statement||Adrian Tuluca, lead author.|
|Contributions||Steven Winter Associates.|
|LC Classifications||TJ163.5.B84 T85 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 256 p. :|
|Number of Pages||256|
|LC Control Number||96034522|
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