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Smoking and health

Smoking and health

a report of the Surgeon General.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, Office on Smoking and Health, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Rockville, Md.], Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tobacco -- Toxicology.,
  • Smoking.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (PHS) 79-50066, DHEW publication ;, no. (PHS) 79-50066.
    ContributionsUnited States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General., United States. Office on Smoking and Health., United States. Surgeon General"s Advisory Committee on Smoking and Health.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1242.T6 S57 1979
    The Physical Object
    Paginationca. 1250 p. in various pagings :
    Number of Pages1250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4065019M
    LC Control Number79602893


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