Published 2013 .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-299) and index.
|LC Classifications||PN1993.5.S7 F339 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 314 pages|
|Number of Pages||314|
|ISBN 10||0826416667, 0826416675|
|ISBN 10||9780826416667, 9780826416674|
|LC Control Number||2013409630|
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