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The historical influence of the medical profession

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Published by Baillière brothers; [etc., etc.] in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine,
  • Physicians,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsNew York academy of medicine, Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR131 .D76
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p.
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25326339M
    LC Control Number07028702


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