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Published by Abacus Press in Kent [Eng.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cholera.,
  • Smallpox.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementVasile Tudor, Ioan Strati.
ContributionsStrati, Ioan, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC126 .T8213
The Physical Object
Pagination313 p. :
Number of Pages313
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4615173M
ISBN 100856260924
LC Control Number77379220

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