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The causes and prevention of cancer

by Frederick B. Levenson

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Carcinogenesis.,
  • Cancer -- Prevention.,
  • Psychotherapy.,
  • Neoplasms -- etiology.,
  • Neoplasms -- prevention and control.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFrederick B. Levenson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC263 .L38 1985
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2866770M
    ISBN 100812829727
    LC Control Number84040248

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