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|Statement||[by] Thomas Lawrence Connelly [and] Archer Jones.|
|Contributions||Jones, Archer, 1926- joint author.|
|LC Classifications||E487 .C8|
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|Pagination||xv, 235 p.|
|Number of Pages||235|
|LC Control Number||72089113|
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