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Female alcoholism.

Constance Kadota Burton

Female alcoholism.

by Constance Kadota Burton

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Published by Alcoholism Foundation of British Columbia in Vancouver, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Alcohol use

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlcoholism Foundation of British Columbia
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5137 B87
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[18 leaves]
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21215110M

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