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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York, London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Previously published: 1986.

StatementKonrad B. Krauskopf, Arthur Beiser.
ContributionsBeiser, Arthur.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20947148M
ISBN 100070355835

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