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Published by University of Hawai"i Press in Honolulu, HI .
Written in English


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StatementAxel Schuessler.
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LC ClassificationsPL
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 655 p. ;
Number of Pages655
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22746009M
ISBN 100824829751

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