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The debate about animal testing

Patience Coster

The debate about animal testing

by Patience Coster

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Published by Rosen Central in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal experimentation -- Juvenile literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementPatience Coster.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesEthical debates
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4915 .C67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23944539M
    ISBN 109781435896482, 9781435896543, 9781435896659
    LC Control Number2009045981

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