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Written in English


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StatementMaria Diedrich, Carl Pedersen, Justine Tally, (eds.)
SeriesFORECAAST -- v. 1
ContributionsDiedrich, Maria, Pedersen, Carl, Tally, Justine
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 235 p :
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16980140M
ISBN 103825833283

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