Originally published as Oltre la vittoria. Roma, Edizioni mediterranee, 1969?
|Statement||by Piero D"Inzeo, Renato Corsini; translated from the Italian by R. J. Guiliani.|
|Contributions||Corsini, Renato, joint author.|
|LC Classifications||SF295.5 .D4313 1970|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 148 p., 24 plates.|
|Number of Pages||148|
|LC Control Number||73532169|
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