The science book of wonder drugs. by Donald Gray Cooley

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Published by Books for Libraries Press in Freeport, N.Y .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Drugs.,
  • Antibiotics.

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Book details

StatementIllustrated by William Draut.
SeriesEssay index reprint series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRS91 .C69 1970
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p.
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5313426M
ISBN 100836915623
LC Control Number72099627

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