Guide to the archives and papers by University of the Witwatersrand. Library.

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Published by The Library in Johannesburg .

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Includes index.

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Statementproduced by Michele Pickover ... [].
GenreBibliography, Catalogs.
ContributionsPickover, Michelè.
LC ClassificationsCD2459.J6 U54 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 354 p. ;
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL72910M
ISBN 101868382419
LC Control Number99173860

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