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dictionary of the history of medicine

by Anton Sebastian

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Published by Parthenon Pub. Group in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- History -- Dictionaries,
  • History of Medicine -- dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHistory of medicine
    StatementAnton Sebastian.
    Genredictionaries.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR121 .S398 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 781 p. :
    Number of Pages781
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL371439M
    ISBN 101850700214
    LC Control Number98032249

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