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5 edition of Drug use prevention found in the catalog.

Drug use prevention

by Lucas Stang

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Published by ETR Associates in Santa Cruz, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Substance abuse.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLucas Stang and Kathleen R. Miner.
    SeriesHealth facts, Health facts (Santa Cruz, Calif.)
    ContributionsMiner, Kathleen Rae, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC564 .S725 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 87 p. ;
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1432088M
    ISBN 10156071185X
    LC Control Number93043599

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