Guide to travellers on the maintenance of health in unhealthy countries by Henry Cayley

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Published by H. Cox in London .

Written in English

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  • Tropical Medicine,
  • Hygiene,
  • Tropical medicine

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Statementby Henry Cayley
The Physical Object
Pagination20 pages ;
Number of Pages20
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Open LibraryOL26299870M

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About the Author. About the Editor-in-ChiefGary W. Brunette, MD, MS, is Chief of the Travelers' Health Branch, Centers for Disease Control and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention The Centers for Disease Control /5(20).

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