in [Dresden? .
Written in English
|Statement||[by] Erwin Stüber, Günter Rau [and] Karl-Heinz Schulze.|
|Contributions||Rau, Günter, joint author., Schulze, Karl-Heinz, Dr., joint author.|
|LC Classifications||UA710 .S748|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||35|
|LC Control Number||80507523|
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