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Real drugs in a virtual world

Real drugs in a virtual world

drug discourse and community online

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Edward Murguía, Melissa Tackett-Gibson, and Ann Lessem.
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LC ClassificationsHV
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22750056M
ISBN 100739114557

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