treatment of the alcoholic. by Fritz Kant

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill .

Written in English

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  • Alcoholism.

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Includes bibliography.

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LC ClassificationsRC565 .K3
The Physical Object
Pagination130 p.
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6136974M
LC Control Number53010956

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