by North-Holland, Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English
|Statement||editors, Amnon Aharony, Jens Feder.|
|Contributions||Mandelbrot, Benoit B., Aharony, Amnon., Feder, Jens.|
|LC Classifications||QC20.7.G44 F73 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 400 p. :|
|Number of Pages||400|
|LC Control Number||89072204|
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