Object details

Category
Books
Creator
COHEN, DEBORAH (Author)
Yale University Press (Publisher)
Production date
2006
Place made
New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 24cm., Pagination: xvii, 296p.: ill. (some col.), figs., ports.

Catalogue number
LBY 06 / 2591

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