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Published by American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation in Washington .
Written in English


  • Dance therapy.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies.

StatementKathleen Criddle Mason, editor.
SeriesFocus on dance, 7
LC ClassificationsGV1580 .F58 no. 7, RC489.D3 .F58 no. 7
The Physical Object
Pagination72 p.
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5101524M
LC Control Number74173590

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