|Statement||compiled by Chris Brewer and Linda Grinde.|
|Contributions||Boyd, Chris, 1953-, Grinde, Linda.|
|LC Classifications||GN316 .M36 1995|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 238 p. :|
|Number of Pages||238|
|LC Control Number||94047390|
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