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Published by Fromme Mountain Pub. in Port Coquitlam, B.C .
Written in English


  • Cancer in children -- Patients -- Biography.,
  • Cancer in children -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Osteosarcoma in children -- Patients -- Biography.,
  • Bone Neoplasms -- in infancy & childhood.,
  • Neoplasms -- psychology.,
  • Amputees -- biography.,
  • Amputation -- psychology.

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Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] Barbara Kaario.
GenreBiography., biography.
ContributionsKaario, Barbara, 1947-
The Physical Object
Pagination110 p. :
Number of Pages110
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20272776M
ISBN 100973368608

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