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Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-359) and index.
|Statement||George Cantor ; foreword by Robert L. Harris, Jr.|
|LC Classifications||E185.53.A1 C36 1991b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 372 p. :|
|Number of Pages||372|
|LC Control Number||91016893|
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