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The Schizophrenias

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Schizophrenia.,
  • Schizophrenia.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Frederic Flach.
    SeriesDirections in psychiatry monograph series ;, no. 4
    ContributionsFlach, Frederic F.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC514 .S3367 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 233 p. ;
    Number of Pages233
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2038817M
    ISBN 100393700623
    LC Control Number88015245


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