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Alcohol & alcoholism

the report of a special committee of the Royal College of Psychiatrists

by Royal College of Psychiatrists. Special Committee on Alcoholism

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Published by Tavistock in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Great Britain,
  • Alcoholism -- Treatment -- Great Britain,
  • Alcoholism -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Statementforeword by Sir Martin Roth.
    SeriesSocial science paperbacks
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 162 p. --
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14086887M
    ISBN 100422766100, 0422766003

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