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4 edition of Surviving Heroin found in the catalog.

Surviving Heroin

Interviews With Women in Methadone Clinics

by Jennifer Friedman

  • 171 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Florida .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug addiction & substance abuse,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1945 to c 1960,
  • c 1960 to c 1970,
  • Social Science,
  • Drug addiction,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Florida,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drug Dependence,
  • Drug abuse,
  • Case studies,
  • Methadone maintenance,
  • Treatment

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8021726M
    ISBN 10081302286X
    ISBN 109780813022864

    Book Description From the Press Release: Born out of her own highly public encounter with betrayal and its emotional aftermath, Surviving a Shark Attack (On Land): Overcoming Betrayal and Dealing with Revenge is one of Dr. Laura Schlessinger's most personal books.


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