Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||Patrick Wright ; with drawings by Andrzej Krauze.|
|LC Classifications||DA589.4 .W74 1985|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||262 p. :|
|Number of Pages||262|
|ISBN 10||0860911276, 0860918335|
|LC Control Number||86672194|
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