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Alcohol and behaviour

Smith, Sydney Sir.

Alcohol and behaviour

by Smith, Sydney Sir.

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Published by Oliver and Boyd in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alcohol -- Physiological effect.,
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Psychological aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sydney Smith.
    SeriesThe Henderson Trust lectures -- no. X, The Henderson Trust lectures -- no. 10.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 p. :
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19272042M

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