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Medical Psychology of Alcohol Drinking and Addiction

Helen R. Haggert

Medical Psychology of Alcohol Drinking and Addiction

Index of New Information with References

by Helen R. Haggert

  • 330 Want to read
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Published by ABBE Publishers Association of Washington, D. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Physiology,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages177
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11102975M
    ISBN 100788315684
    ISBN 109780788315688
    OCLC/WorldCa36617461


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