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10 years of cooperative health programs in Latin America

10 years of cooperative health programs in Latin America

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Published by The Institute in [ ] .
Written in English


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Statementconducted by the Public Health Service, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare for the Institute of Inter-American Affairs.
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LC ClassificationsMLCM 81/1675
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 175 p. : form ; 27 cm.
Number of Pages175
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Open LibraryOL3838796M
LC Control Number81153690

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