Drinking in Ireland: a review of trends of alcohol consumption, alcohol related problems and policies towards alcohol.
AuthorsWalsh, Brendan M.
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CitationWalsh, Brendan M., 1980.Drinking in Ireland: a review of trends of alcohol consumption, alcohol related problems and policies towards alcohol. Dublin: ESRI.
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