Reading on cancer an annotated bibliography by National Cancer Institute (U.S.)

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health; [for sale by the Supt. of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington] .

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Statementprepared by Office of Information and Publications, National Cancer Institute
SeriesPublic Health Service publication no. 457, Public health bibliography series no. 14, Public Health Service publication -- no. 457
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 24 p.
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL14607794M

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