Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||John D. Aber, Jerry M. Melillo.|
|Contributions||Melillo, Jerry M.|
|LC Classifications||QH541 .A24 1991|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 429 p. :|
|Number of Pages||429|
|LC Control Number||90053331|
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