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International smoking statistics a collection of historical data from 22 economically developed countries

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Published by Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Oxford University Press in London, Oxford, New York .
Written in English



  • Developed countries


  • Smoking -- Developed countries -- Statistics.,
  • Cigarette industry -- Developed countries -- Statistics.,
  • Smoking -- statistics.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited by Ans Nicolaides-Bouman ... [et al.].
SeriesOxford medical publications
ContributionsNicolaides-Bouman, Ans.
LC ClassificationsHV5732 .I58 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxxii, 499 p. :
Number of Pages499
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1189569M
ISBN 100192624857
LC Control Number94180027

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