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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English



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Edition Notes

Statementedited by Arthur Cotterell.
SeriesOxford science publications
ContributionsCotterell, Arthur., Lever Brothers Ltd., Kingston College of Further Education., Kingston Seminars on Advanced Information Technology (1986)
LC ClassificationsHC260.I55 A38 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 113, [1] p. :
Number of Pages113
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2404247M
ISBN 100198532903, 0198532857
LC Control Number87034878

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