Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Birgit Meyer.|
|Contributions||Meyer, Birgit, 1960-|
|LC Classifications||BL65.C8 R453 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2008055765|
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