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Published by Springer-Verlag in Tokyo, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Computer graphics -- Congresses.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementNadia Magnenat Thalmann, Daniel Thalmann, eds.
SeriesCGS CG international series
ContributionsMagnenat-Thalmann, Nadia, 1946-, Thalmann, Daniel., Computer Graphics International "93 (1993 : Lausanne, Switzerland)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsT385 .C5486 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 613 p. :
Number of Pages613
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1402964M
ISBN 104431701257, 0387701257
LC Control Number93010966

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