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List of psychiatric clinics for children in the United States ... by National Committee for Mental Hygiene.

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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in Washington .
Written in English

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Other titlesPsychiatric clinics for children, List of
ContributionsBassett, Clare.
LC ClassificationsHV741 .A32 no. 191
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 28 p.
Number of Pages28
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL261515M
LC Control Numberl 29000034

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