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Opiate addiction; its handling and treatment.

by Williams, Edward Huntington

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addiction.,
  • Opium abuse.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfilmed for preservation

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC369 .W5
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 194 p.
    Number of Pages194
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6642612M
    LC Control Number22006021
    OCLC/WorldCa14811882

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