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Includes bibliographical references (p. -137) and index.
|Statement||Daniel A. Lindley.|
|LC Classifications||LB1775.2 .L56 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 142 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||142|
|ISBN 10||0897893638, 0897893662|
|LC Control Number||93025009|
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