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Notes on epidemics

for the use of the public

by Francis Edmund Anstie

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Published by J.B. Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epidemics.,
  • Disease outbreaks.,
  • Communicable diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Francis Edmund Anstie.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA651
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. ;
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14031062M


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