Published June 30, 2004 by Berghahn Books .
Written in EnglishRead online
|Contributions||Rik Pinxten (Editor), Ghislain Verstraete (Editor), Chia Longman (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||141|
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