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A Critical review of VAN
|Statement||editor, James Lighthill.|
|Contributions||Lighthill, M. J., Sir., International Council of Scientific Unions., Royal Society (Great Britain)|
|LC Classifications||QE538.8 .C75 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 376 p. :|
|Number of Pages||376|
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