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Why nineteen

Frank Padavan

Why nineteen

the minimum drinking age and related initiatives to combat alcoholism, drunk driving, and teenage alcohol abuse : a report

by Frank Padavan

  • 184 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by New York State Senate Committee on Mental Hygiene and Addiction Control in [Albany, N.Y .
Written in English

  • New York (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Drinking and traffic accidents -- New York (State),
    • Youth -- Alcohol use -- New York (State),
    • Drinking age -- New York (State)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Frank Padavan.
      ContributionsNew York (State). Legislature. Senate. Mental Hygiene and Addiction Control Committee.
      LC ClassificationsHE5620.D7 P32 1981
      The Physical Object
      Pagination36 p., [20] p. :
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3144713M
      LC Control Number82622385

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