by North-Holland, Sole distributors for the U.S.A. and Canada, Elsevier Science Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, New York, New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English
|Statement||edited by Péter Kovács and Elek Straub.|
|Contributions||Kovács, Péter 1936-, Straub, Elek, 1944-, International Federation for Information Processing. Technical Committee for Information Systems.|
|LC Classifications||JF1525.A8 I448 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x, 537 p. :|
|Number of Pages||537|
|LC Control Number||87034954|
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