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6 edition of The healers found in the catalog.

The healers

a history of American medicine

by Duffy, John

  • 338 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by University of Illinois Press in Urbana .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Medicine -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn Duffy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR151 .D83 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 385 p. ;
      Number of Pages385
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4737075M
      ISBN 100252007433
      LC Control Number78027222


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