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Published by P. Elek in London, Salem, N.H .
Written in English


  • Medicine -- History.,
  • Medical innovations.

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementedited by Harry Keen, John Jarrett ; U.S. advisory editor, Arthur M. Levy ; introd. by Derrick Dunlop.
ContributionsKeen, Harry., Jarrett, John., Levy, Arthur M.
LC ClassificationsR149 .T73
The Physical Object
Pagination193 p. :
Number of Pages193
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4590909M
ISBN 100236309250
LC Control Number77353091

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