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Straight talk about teenage gambling

by Carol Silverman Saunders

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Published by Facts on File in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teenage gamblers -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Compulsive gambling -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Gambling.

  • About the Edition

    Explores the issue of teenage gambling, discussing its addictive nature, effects on the individual and the family, and place in society.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 106-109) and index.

    StatementCarol Silverman Saunders.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6710 .S28 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115 p. ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL365393M
    ISBN 100816037183
    LC Control Number98025719
    OCLC/WorldCa39269538

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