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Alcohol in Australia problems and programmes
Wilson, G. C. (George Charles), 1920- & Diehm, A. P. (Andrew Peter) & Seaborn, R. F. (Rodney F.),
ISBN: 0070934630
McGraw-Hill, Sydney, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. Previous owner has put white tape over their name on the 1st page. There is no other damage to describe of the book itself, the dust jacket is slightly rubbed across both top and bottom edges and has a small split at the top of the front fold over. A seminal book, being the 1st book in Australia which covered so many aspects of alcoholism with the editors and contributors being some of the most foremost authorities on alcoholism in Australia and their efforts have ensured the rapid expansion of special clinics and other services to the community. Not only the devastating effect on family life but also on Aboriginals are considered, and there is also a section on industry with Bob Hawke, George Polites and the honourable Kevin Stewart give their views as trade unionists, employer and government minister. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. VIII, 254 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; Alcoholism; Australia; Medicine & Health. ISBN: 0070934630. ISBN/EAN: 9780070934634. Inventory No: 0268143. Very Good Condition
Price: $35.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0268143  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Games alcoholics play the analysis of life scripts
Steiner, Claude,
ISBN: 0802100694
Grove press, New York, 1971. Reprint
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. Reprint. White sticker over Previous owner's name on the first page, slight rubbing at the top of the spine. No other damage. The author argues that alcoholism is neither incurable nor a disease. The author argues how a person chooses a role for himself in early age that may turn him into an alcoholic, and the three types of alcoholics drunk and proud, lush, & wino The book as a preface by Doctor Eric Berne Size: 12mo (standard paperback). please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Psychology & Psychiatry; Alcoholism; ISBN: 0802100694. ISBN/EAN: 9780802100696. Inventory No: 0268618. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
Price: $8.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 0268618  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Trip to Echo Spring: Why Writers Drink
Laing, Olivia,
ISBN: 1847677940
Canongate, Edinburgh, 2013. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Map. First Edition. Second-hand copy with no damage to describe. No damage to the dustjacket either. In this book the author examines the link between creativity and alcohol through the work and lives of six extraordinary men F Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Tennessee Williams, John Berryman, John Cheever and Raymond Carver. Beautiful, captivating and original, The Trip to Echo Spring strips away the myth of the alcoholic writer to reveal the terrible price creativity can exert. Front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Map. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Alcoholism; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 1847677940. ISBN/EAN: 9781847677945. Inventory No: 0280959. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 0280959  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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Twenty Four Hours a Day
Various,
ISBN: 0859248011
Collins Dove, Melbourne, 1975. Reprint
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Reprint. Previous owner's name on the first page, with the date 27 February 1990. A book of daily readings, with many of the passages from the big book of Alcoholics Anonymous and, includes the 12 steps of AA & the 12 traditions of AA along with the serenity prayer. Second-hand copy that is obvious has been used, but no damage as such. Size: 16mo - over 5" - 6" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Self Help & Motivation; Alcoholism; ISBN: 0859248011. ISBN/EAN: 9780859248013. Inventory No: 0269116. Very Good Condition
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 0269116  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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