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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English


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StatementChao-Chih Yang.
LC ClassificationsQA76.9.D32 Y36 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 269 p. :
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2764063M
ISBN 100137718586
LC Control Number86121120

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