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Alcohol and the constitution of man

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Alcohol -- Physiological effect.

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Reprint of the 1853 ed. published by Fowlers & Wells, New York.

StatementEdward L. Youmans.
SeriesAddiction in America
LC ClassificationsQP801.A3 Y65 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4093046M
ISBN 100405136250
LC Control Number80001255

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