5 edition of Game design found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by Marc Saltzman.|
|LC Classifications||QA 76.76 C672 G36 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||474 p. :|
|Number of Pages||474|
|LC Control Number||99073038|
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