Originally published, Boston , Houghton Mifflin, 1984.
|Statement||Robert Ornstein and Richard F. Thompson ; illustrated by David Macaulay.|
|Contributions||Thompson, Richard F. 1930-, Macaulay, David.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||182|
|ISBN 10||0701128348, 0701139498|
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