TITLE

Alcohol and Tobacco

PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Current Science;11/5/99 Supplement, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on alcohol and tobacco use in the United States in the 1990s.
ACCESSION #
2459139

 

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