Includes bibliographical references (p. 569-607) and index.
|Statement||William A. Schabas.|
|LC Classifications||K5302 .S32 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 624 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||624|
|ISBN 10||0521782627, 0521787904|
|LC Control Number||99087924|
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