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Published by Guilford Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Cocaine abuse.,
  • Cocaine -- Physiological effect.,
  • Cocaine abuse -- Treatment.,
  • Cocaine -- pharmacology.,
  • Substance Dependence -- therapy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementThomas R. Kosten, Herbert D. Kleber, editors.
SeriesThe Guilford substance abuse series
ContributionsKosten, Thomas R., Kleber, Herbert D.
LC ClassificationsRC568.C6 C55 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 404 p. :
Number of Pages404
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1701098M
ISBN 100898621925
LC Control Number92001521

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