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Published by Rand Corp.] in [Santa Monica, Calif .
Written in English


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StatementFrank H. Denton and Warren Phillips.
Series[Paper - Rand Corporation] ; P-3609
ContributionsPhillips, Warren, joint author.
LC ClassificationsAS36 .R28 no. 3609, JX4521 .R28 no. 3609
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4614366M
LC Control Number77378347

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