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Human nutrition, historic and scientific.

New York Academy of Medicine. Institute on Social and Historical Medicine.

Human nutrition, historic and scientific.

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Published by International Universities Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nutrition Physiology,
  • Nutrition -- History

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesInstitute on Social and Historical Medicine, New York Academy of Medicine. Monograph -- 3, Monograph (New York Academy of Medicine. Institute on Social and Historical Medicine) -- 3.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP141 .N4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 321 p.
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14760498M
    OCLC/WorldCa14611514


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