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A virus of love and other tales of medical detection

by Charles T. Gregg

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation -- Miscellanea,
  • Diseases -- History -- 20th century -- Miscellanea

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles T. Gregg.
    GenreMiscellanea
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 310 p. ;
    Number of Pages310
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23256765M
    ISBN 100684177668
    OCLC/WorldCa8826064

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