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The psychology of human memory

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Published by Academic Press in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Memory.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p381-410. - Includes index.

    StatementArthur Wingfield, Dennis L. Byrnes.
    ContributionsByrnes, Dennis L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF371
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,429p. :
    Number of Pages429
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16788708M
    ISBN 100127596305


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