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Doctors on horseback

James Thomas Flexner

Doctors on horseback

pioneers of American medicine

by James Thomas Flexner

  • 52 Want to read
  • 23 Currently reading

Published by The Viking press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Physicians -- United States,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- United States,
    • Medicine -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James Thomas Flexner.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR153 .F5
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 370 p.
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6360177M
      LC Control Number37028688

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