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Published by Continuum in New York .
Written in English


  • Women -- Tobacco use.,
  • Women -- Tobacco use -- Prevention.

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Includes bibliographical references.

StatementBobbie Jacobson.
LC ClassificationsHV5746 .J3 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 136 p. ;
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4271186M
ISBN 100826401856
LC Control Number81017358

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