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Hope and other luxuries a mother"s life with a daughter"s anorexia by Clare B. Dunkle

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Family,
  • Mothers,
  • Anorexia nervosa,
  • Patients,
  • Treatment,
  • Family relationships,
  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementClare B. Dunkle
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC552.A5 D875 2015
The Physical Object
Pagination557 pages
Number of Pages557
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27191459M
ISBN 101452121567
ISBN 109781452121567
LC Control Number2014047354
OCLC/WorldCa898433497

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