Serious mental illness in children. by Harry Milt

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Published by Public Affairs Committee in New York .

Written in English

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  • Mentally ill children.

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SeriesPublic affairs pamphlet, no. 352
LC ClassificationsRJ499 .M487
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Pagination28 p.
Number of Pages28
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Open LibraryOL5891160M
LC Control Number63025778

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