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|Statement||edited by Andrew T. Walden and Peter Guttorp.|
|Contributions||Walden, Andrew T., Guttorp, Peter.|
|LC Classifications||TD153 .W285 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 306 p. :|
|Number of Pages||306|
|LC Control Number||92020294|
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