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Teenage sexual health

Amelia M. Withington

Teenage sexual health

by Amelia M. Withington

  • 85 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Irvington Publishers in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Youth -- Sexual behavior.,
  • Teenagers -- Health and hygiene.,
  • Teenagers -- Medical care.,
  • Sex -- In adolescence.,
  • Health.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAmelia M. Withington, David A. Grimes, Robert A. Hatcher.
    ContributionsGrimes, David A., Hatcher, Robert Anthony, 1937-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ27 .W57 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 198 p. :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3166466M
    ISBN 100829012710, 0829012702
    LC Control Number83008456

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