- Hardcover: 605 pages
- Publisher: Academic Press; 1 edition (September 2, 1993)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0121651800
- ISBN-13: 978-0121651800
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 1.3 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 2.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #7,896,245 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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