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  • Paperback: 432 pages
  • Publisher: Anchor; Reprint edition (August 29, 2000)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0385495323
  • ISBN-13: 978-0385495325
  • Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.9 x 8 inches
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