2 edition of Drugs and drug abuse found in the catalog.
Drugs and drug abuse
Tomma N. Pastorett
|Statement||compiled by Tomma N. Pastorett.|
|Series||Special bibliography - Air University Library ; no. 199, Special bibliography (Air University (U.S.). Library) ;, no. 199.|
|LC Classifications||Z7164.N17 P27 1975, HV5801 P27 1975|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||46 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||46|
|LC Control Number||76601595|
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