by Pennsylvania Dept. of Health, Tobacco Control Program in Harrisburg .
Written in English
|Other titles||Health and economic costs of smoking, Wasted lives, wasted dollars|
|Statement||prepared for Pennsylvania Department of Health.|
|Contributions||Pennsylvania. Dept. of Health., Pennsylvania. Tobacco Control Program.|
|LC Classifications||HV5767.P4 S67 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||318 p. :|
|Number of Pages||318|
|LC Control Number||2002418343|
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