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Public health in the world today

James Stevens Simmons

Public health in the world today

ed. by James Stevens Simmons

by James Stevens Simmons

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Published by Harvard Univ. Press in Cambridge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public health

  • Edition Notes

    Papers presented at a series of public health forums held by the Harvard School of Public Heal, 1947-48.

    Statementassistant editor Irene M. Kinsey. With a foreword by James Bryant Conant.
    ContributionsKinsey, Irene M.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA436 .S55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 332 p.
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13541277M
    LC Control Number49002317
    OCLC/WorldCa1453050

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