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Teen alcoholics

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Published by Lucent Books in San Diego .
Written in English


About the Edition

Describes the lives of four teenage alcoholics, discussing their problems, treatment, and ways in which they have dealt with their addiction with varying degrees of success.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

Statementby Gail Stewart
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5135 .S755 2000
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24402806M
ISBN 101560066067
LC Control Number99035047
OCLC/WorldCa41580543

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