Published 2013 .
Written in EnglishRead online
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Mark Cocker and David Tipling ; with specialist research by and the support of Jonathan Elphick and John Fanshawe|
|Contributions||Tipling, David, ill, Elphick, Jonathan, Fanshawe, John|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||592|
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