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Introduction to psychiatry

William Earl Biddle

Introduction to psychiatry

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Published by W. B. Saunders in Philadelphia [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    Statement[by] W. Earl Bidle [and] Mildred van Sickel.
    ContributionsVan Sickel, Mildred, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC341 .B46 1948
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 344 p.
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL264054M
    LC Control Numbermed48001039
    OCLC/WorldCa1395500

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