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Published by Office for Official Publications of the European Communities in [Luxembourg .
Written in English



  • European Union countries,
  • European Union countries.


  • Drug abuse -- European Union countries -- Prevention.,
  • Drug traffic -- European Union countries.,
  • Drug control -- European Union countries.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHV5840.E8 E95 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL421022M
ISBN 109282804267
LC Control Number98125588

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