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Assisted Suicide An Opposing Viewpoints Guide (Writing the Critical Essay) by

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Published by Greenhaven Press .
Written in English


  • Social Issues - General,
  • Social Problems (General) (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Social Issues - Death & Dying,
  • Social Issues - Suicide,
  • Assisted suicide,
  • Essay,
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The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7899162M
ISBN 100737736402
ISBN 109780737736403

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