Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Barbara Dennis, Lucinda Carspecken, Phil Francis Carspecken|
|Series||Counterpoints -- v. 354|
|LC Classifications||H62 .Q3517 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||9781433104732, 9781433104725, 9781453901977|
|LC Control Number||2011040249|
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