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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .
Written in English


  • Alcohol -- Physiological effect.,
  • Alcoholism -- Physiological aspects.,
  • Alcohol, Ethyl -- pharmacology.,
  • Alcoholism -- metabolism.,
  • Alcoholism -- drug therapy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementcontributors, R.F. Anton ... [et al.] ; editor, Henry R. Kranzler.
SeriesHandbook of experimental pharmacology ;, v. 114
ContributionsAnton, Raymond F., Kranzler, Henry R., 1950-
LC ClassificationsQP905 .H3 vol. 114, QP801.A3 .H3 vol. 114
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 548 p. :
Number of Pages548
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1103565M
ISBN 103540571256, 0387571256
LC Control Number94028586

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