drinking & DRIVING

Fancher, Robert; DiConsiglio, John
September 2003
Scholastic Choices;Sep2003, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p6
Narrates a road accident where driver was drunken. INSETS: ALCOHOL MYTHS & FACTS;BEST DEFENSE;HELPING A FRIEND.


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