2 edition of Hygiene and public health in nonliterate societies found in the catalog.
Hygiene and public health in nonliterate societies
Charles C. Hughes
|Other titles||Conference on Medicine and Anthropology, Arden House, Harriman, New York, November 17-20, 1961|
|Statement||Charles C. Hughes.|
|Contributions||New York Academy of Medicine. Committee on Special Studies., Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research., Arden House Conference on Medicine and Anthropology (1961 : Harriman, N.Y.)|
|LC Classifications||RA441.5 .H8 1961|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||66, 4 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||66|
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