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Published by Butterworths in London, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Psychiatry.,
  • Psychiatry.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

Statementedited by Sidney Crown.
ContributionsCrown, Sidney.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC458 .C556 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 313 p. :
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3180565M
ISBN 100407002936
LC Control Number83023189

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