|Statement||Eric Chaisson, Steve McMillan.|
|Contributions||McMillan, S. 1955-|
|LC Classifications||QB43.3 .C48 2008|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv, 777,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||777|
|LC Control Number||2007017107|
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