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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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ContributionsTimothy J. Perfect (Editor), Elizabeth A. Maylor (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages320
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Open LibraryOL7400407M
ISBN 100198524374
ISBN 109780198524373

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