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Alcoholism and the family : a guide to treatment and prevention

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Published by Pro-Ed in Austin, TX .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcoholics -- Family relationships.,
  • Alcoholism -- Treatment.,
  • Alcoholism -- Prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAnn Lawson, Gary Lawson.
    ContributionsLawson, Gary.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV5132 .L39 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3684792M
    ISBN 100944480039
    LC Control Number2003046561


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