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The caregivers" journey when you love someone with AIDS by Mel Pohl

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Published by HarperCollins in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Care.,
  • Twelve-step programs.

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Edition Notes

StatementMel Pohl, Deniston Kay, and Doug Toft.
ContributionsKay, Deniston., Toft, Doug.
LC ClassificationsRC607.A26 P64 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 238 p. ;
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1890757M
ISBN 100062553399
LC Control Number90055811

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