Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-237) and index.
|Statement||by David Spoerke, Barbara Evans, Barbara Linaburg.|
|Contributions||Evans, Barbara, 1934-, Linaburg, Barbara.|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 94/2299 (S)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vi, 240 p. :|
|Number of Pages||240|
|LC Control Number||89062740|
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