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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Suicide victims -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
  • Suicide -- Dictionaries.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Other titlesSuicides
StatementDavid Lester.
GenreBiography, Dictionaries.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV6545 .L4174 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination149 p. ;
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6901278M
ISBN 101560724137
LC Control Number00712009
OCLC/WorldCa36703484

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