Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-171) and index.
|Statement||David P. Forsythe.|
|LC Classifications||JX1417 .F675 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 181 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||181|
|ISBN 10||1555872077, 1555872085|
|LC Control Number||90032486|
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