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The asthma self-care book how to take control of your asthma by Geri Harrington

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Published by HarperPaperbacks in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Asthma -- Popular works.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementGeri Harrington ; updated and with a new introduction by the author.
GenrePopular works.
LC ClassificationsRC591 .H37 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination350 p. ;
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL98587M
ISBN 100061097969
LC Control Number99211990

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