The healer"s tale transforming medicine and culture by Sharon R. Kaufman

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .

Written in English

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StatementSharon R. Kaufman.
SeriesLife course studies
LC ClassificationsR153 .K24 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 354 p. :
Number of Pages354
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1730365M
ISBN 100299135500
LC Control Number92034798

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