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Published by Pearson Education in Boston, MA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Psychopharmacology

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid M. Grilly, John D. Salamone
ContributionsSalamone, J. D. (John D.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRM315 .G75 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25046168M
ISBN 100205750524
ISBN 109780205750528
LC Control Number2011030632

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