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Tuberculosis and how to combat it a book for the patient by Pottenger, Francis Marion

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Published by C.V. Mosby company in St. Louis .
Written in English


  • Tuberculosis

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Edition Notes

Statementby Francis M. Pottenger.
LC ClassificationsRC312 .P6
The Physical Object
Pagination2 p. l., 7-273 p.
Number of Pages273
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6635008M
LC Control Number21009889

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