Text in English and Chinese.
|Statement||editor in chief: Kang Zhicheng.|
|Contributions||Køang, Chih-chøeng, 1937-|
|LC Classifications||QE599.C6 D42 1996|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 118 p. :|
|Number of Pages||118|
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