Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Vasanti Burtle ; with forewords by Phyllis K. Snyder, Jan DuPlain, George Staub.|
|LC Classifications||HV5137 .W66|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiv, 274 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||274|
|LC Control Number||78010401|
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