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Virtual unreality

by Exene Cervenka

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Published by 2.13.61 Publications in Los Angeles .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementExene Cervenka.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3553.E8 V57 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1159914M
ISBN 101880985152
LC Control Number94138166
OCLC/WorldCa30623984

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