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American meth

Sterling R. Braswell

American meth

a history of the methamphetamine epidemic in America

by Sterling R. Braswell

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Published by iUniverse in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSterling R. Braswell
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5822.A5 B73 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 153 p. ;
Number of Pages153
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24550426M
ISBN 100595836399
ISBN 109780595836390
LC Control Number2009377521
OCLC/WorldCa74671857

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The average age of new methamphetamine users in was years old