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Published by Rosen Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Teenagers -- Drug use -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Drug abuse -- United States -- Psychological aspects -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Peer pressure in adolescence -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Drug abuse.,
  • Peer pressure.

Book details:

About the Edition

Discusses teen culture in America and how drug use has become part of that culture; offers guidance for teens on how to say no to drugs and still fit in.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 62) and index.

Statementby George Glass.
SeriesThe drug abuse prevention library
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV5824.Y68 G5 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL697003M
ISBN 100823925544
LC Control Number97044528
OCLC/WorldCa37830080

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