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The scientific basis of psychiatry.

The scientific basis of psychiatry.

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Published by Saunders in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWeller, Malcolm., Eysenck, Michael W.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,452p. :
Number of Pages452
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22277998M
ISBN 100702014486

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