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Bibliography of the distribution of disease in East Africa, complete to 1963

B. W. Langlands

Bibliography of the distribution of disease in East Africa, complete to 1963

a list of publications prior to 1964 on the diseases present in East Africa arranged on a district basis and with separate indices of the diseases and of the authors

by B. W. Langlands

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Published by Makerere University College in [Kampala, Uganda] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa, East
    • Subjects:
    • Medical geography -- Africa, East -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesDistribution of disease in East Africa.
      Statementcompiled by B. W. Langlands.
      SeriesMakerere Library publications,, no. 3
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ6661.A4 L3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination184 p.
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5624572M
      LC Control Number68039222

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Bibliography of the distribution of disease in East Africa, complete to 1963 by B. W. Langlands Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Bibliography of the distribution of disease in East Africa, complete to ; a list of publications prior to on the diseases present in East Africa arranged on a district basis and with separate indices of the diseases and of the authors.

[B W Langlands]. Title(s): Bibliography of the distribution of disease in East Africa (complete to ). Publisher: Makerere, Makerere University College, Description: p.

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