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A history of women"s contribution to world health

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women in medicine -- History.,
  • History of Medicine.,
  • Women -- history.,
  • World Health.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [97]-103) and indexes.

    StatementTheodora P. Dakin.
    SeriesStudies in health and human services ;, v. 21
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR692 .D34 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 116 p. ;
    Number of Pages116
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1564687M
    ISBN 100773496246
    LC Control Number91046383

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