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Stress of Life From Molecules to Man (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences) by Peter Csermely

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Published by New York Academy of Sciences .
Written in English


  • Psychiatry,
  • Psychology,
  • Social research & statistics,
  • Self-Help,
  • Human Physiology,
  • Science,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Stress (Physiology),
  • Infectious Diseases,
  • Life Sciences - Human Anatomy & Physiology,
  • Congresses

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8738274M
ISBN 101573311162
ISBN 109781573311168

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