Basic health needs in Africa
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Basic health needs in Africa by Morgan, Robert W. M.D.

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Published by African Studies Center, Boston University in Brookline, Mass .
Written in English



  • Africa.


  • Medical care -- Africa.,
  • Medicine -- Africa.,
  • Public health -- Africa.,
  • Traditional medicine -- Africa.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: leaves 32-34.

Statementby Robert W. Morgan.
SeriesWorking papers / African Studies Center, Boston University ;, no. 29, Working papers (Boston University. African Studies Center) ;, no. 29.
LC ClassificationsRA545 .M67 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination34 leaves ;
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3823644M
LC Control Number81133763

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