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Steering clear of highway madness a driver"s guide to curbing stress and strain by Larson, John A. M.D.

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Published by BookPartners in Wilsonville, Or .
Written in English


  • Stress (Psychology),
  • Hostility (Psychology),
  • Stress management,
  • Automobile driving -- Psychological aspects

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-189).

StatementJohn A. Larson.
LC ClassificationsBF575.S75 L277 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination189 p. :
Number of Pages189
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1021357M
ISBN 10188522138X
LC Control Number96083183

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