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Half century of American medicine

Simon Flexner

Half century of American medicine

by Simon Flexner

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Published in [Louisville, Ky .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History, 19th Century -- United States.,
  • History, 20th Century -- United States.,
  • History of Medicine.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Dr. Simon Flexner. Founders" day address, University of Louisville, April 3, 1937.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination28 p.
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21579445M
    LC Control Number40000011

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