Includes bibliographical references (p. 301-303) and index.
|Statement||Richard Christiansen ; foreword by Brian Dennehy.|
|LC Classifications||PN2277.C4 C57 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 317 p. :|
|Number of Pages||317|
|LC Control Number||2004020389|
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