5 edition of The creature in the map found in the catalog.
The creature in the map
Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-381) and index.
|LC Classifications||E121 .N53 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 398 p. :|
|Number of Pages||398|
|LC Control Number||95023572|
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