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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse in Rockville, Md .
Written in English


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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementeditor, Louis S. Harris.
SeriesNIDA research monograph -- 162, NIH publication -- no. 96-4116
ContributionsHarris, Louis S., National Institute on Drug Abuse.
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 527 p. :
Number of Pages527
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22954545M

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