Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Benedikt Hallgrímsson and Brian K. Hall|
|Contributions||Hall, Brian Keith, 1941-|
|LC Classifications||QH438.5 .H35 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 459 p. :|
|Number of Pages||459|
|LC Control Number||2010030921|
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