|Statement||Introd. by Francis J. Myers; ed. by M.B. Schnapper.|
|Contributions||Schnapper, Morris Bartel, 1912- ed., Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.|
|LC Classifications||E813 .T69|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 261 p.|
|Number of Pages||261|
|LC Control Number||48011912|
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