' The book is not only a good introduction for newcomers, but also a useful source for professionals. Many references will help the reader to go to more details. Of course it is a Proceedings with all the well known disadvantages, but nevertheless I can recommend it without any restriction. ' Optik, 95 No. 3, 1993Laine, Richard M. is the author of 'Inorganic and Organometallic Polymers With Special Properties' with ISBN 9780792315148 and ISBN 0792315146.