Doctors at war. by Morris Fishbein

Cover of: Doctors at war. | Morris Fishbein

Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .

Written in English

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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care,
  • Medicine, Military

Edition Notes

Book details

SeriesEssay index reprint series
LC ClassificationsD806 .F5 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 418 p.
Number of Pages418
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5285607M
ISBN 100836929438
LC Control Number72004477

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