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Published by UMI in Ann Arbor .
Written in English


  • Barber, Samuel, -- 1910-1981.,
  • Hanson, Howard, -- 1896-1981.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Part-fulfilment D.Arts thesis, University of Northern Colorado,1992.

StatementWilliam M. Skoog.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,343 p. :
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16364599M

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