Not alone with cancer a guide for those who care, what to expect, what to do by Ruth D. Abrams

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  • Psychotherapy -- Popular works.

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Bibliography: p. 87-89.

Book details

Statementby Ruth D. Abrams. With forewords by Robert S. Weiss and John H. Knowles.
LC ClassificationsRC263 .A27 1974
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5420552M
ISBN 100398029733
LC Control Number73013834

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