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The Cambridge world history of human disease

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- History,
  • Medical geography,
  • Epidemiology,
  • Disease,
  • History of Medicine

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementeditor, Kenneth F. Kiple ; executive editor, Rachael Rockwell Graham ; associate editors, David Frey ... [et al.] ; assistant editors, Alicia Browne ... [et al.].
    ContributionsKiple, Kenneth F., 1939-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR131 .C233 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 1176 p. :
    Number of Pages1176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1703108M
    ISBN 100521332869
    LC Control Number92004173

    The Cambridge Historical Dictionary of Disease The Cambridge Historical Dictionary of Disease. Editor: Kiple, Kenneth F. Publication Year: Publisher: Cambridge University Press Price: Core Collection Only ISBN: Category: Health & Medicine - Medicine Image Count: 2 Book .


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