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|Statement||John P. Langellier.|
|Series||G.I. ;, 1, G.I. series ;, 1.|
|LC Classifications||D769.2 .L36 1998|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||80 p. :|
|Number of Pages||80|
|LC Control Number||98019841|
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