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Guide to the history of psychology

by John D. Lawry

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Published by Littlefield, Adams in Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

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  • Psychology -- History -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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    Statementby John D. Lawry.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF81 .L38
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 114 p. ;
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4267706M
    ISBN 100822603616
    LC Control Number81013720

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