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Coming to terms with world health

Iris Borowy

Coming to terms with world health

the League of Nations Health Organisation 1921-1946

by Iris Borowy

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Published by Peter Lang in Frankfurt am Main, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [477]-495) and index.

StatementIris Borowy
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA441 .B67 2009
The Physical Object
Pagination510 p. :
Number of Pages510
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24480407M
ISBN 103631586876
ISBN 109783631586877
LC Control Number2010287012
OCLC/WorldCa502152957

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