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war on drugs II the continuing epic of heroin, cocaine, crack, crime, AIDS, and public policy by James A. Inciardi

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Published by Mayfield Pub. Co. in Mountain View, Calif .
Written in English



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  • Drug abuse -- United States.,
  • Drug control -- United States.,
  • Heroin abuse -- United States.,
  • Cocaine abuse -- United States.,
  • Drug abuse and crime -- United States.

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

StatementJames A. Inciardi.
LC ClassificationsHV5825 .I543 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 315 p. :
Number of Pages315
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1545551M
ISBN 101559340169
LC Control Number91024736

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