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Beckers 92
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Bonneau & Zago 88
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Coulman 88
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Noethe 92
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Noethe & Zago 93
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Ortolani 91
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Ortolani 93
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Ortolani 94
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Racine 92
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Sarazin 89
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Sarazin 90
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Sarazin 92
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Woolf 79
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Woolf 82
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Woolf 88
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Wilson 87
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Wilson 89
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Zago 84
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Zago 85
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Zago 88
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Zago 89a
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Zago 89b
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Zago 90
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Zago 91
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Lorenzo Zago,, Sun Feb 26 22:57:31 GMT+0100 1995