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A Celebration of Medical History

The Fiftieth Anniversary of the Johns Hopkins Institute of the History of Medicine and the Welch Medical Library (Johns Hopkins Studies in Development)

by Lloyd G. Stevenson

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History Of Medicine,
  • Medicine,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Economics - General,
  • Medical / History,
  • Congresses,
  • History,
  • Institute of the History of Me,
  • Johns Hopkins University

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7869615M
    ISBN 100801827337
    ISBN 109780801827334


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