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Tobacco in the great land

Erin Peterson

Tobacco in the great land

a portrait of Alaska"s leading cause of death

by Erin Peterson

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Published by Alaska Dept. of Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health, Section of Epidemiology in Anchorage, Alaska .
Written in English

  • Youth,
  • Public health,
  • Tobacco use,
  • Statistics,
  • Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    StatementErin Peterson, Andrea Fenaughty, Jason Eberhart-Phillips
    ContributionsFenaughty, Andrea M., Eberhart-Phillips, Jason, Alaska. Division of Public Health. Section of Epidemiology
    LC ClassificationsRA645.T62 P48 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination252 p. :
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25234977M
    LC Control Number2011506047

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Tobacco in the great land: a portrait of Alaska's leading cause of death. [Anchorage, Alaska: Alaska Dept. of Health and Social Services, Division of Public Health, Section of Epidemiology, ] Web. Tobacco in the Great Land Tobacco in the Great Land February Erin Peterson, MPH Andrea Fenaughty, MA, PhD Jason Eberhart-Phillips, MD, MDiv, MPH Section of Epidemiology Division of Public Health Department of Health and Social Services State of Alaska Suggested Citation: Peterson E, Fenaughty A, Eberhart-Phillips JE, Tobacco in the Great.

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