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Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by B.R. Iyer and C.V. Vishveshwara.|
|Series||Fundamental theories of physics ;, v. 88|
|Contributions||Iyer, B. R., Vishveshwara, C. V.|
|LC Classifications||QC20.7.G44 G475 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xv, 553 p. :|
|Number of Pages||553|
|LC Control Number||97018392|
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