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Public health Australia

Lawson, James S.

Public health Australia

an introduction

by Lawson, James S.

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by McGraw-Hill in Sydney .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Public health -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJames S. Lawson, Adrian E. Bauman.
      ContributionsBauman, Adrian E.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA553 .L39 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 229 p. :
      Number of Pages229
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3532662M
      ISBN 100074708783
      LC Control Number2001431092

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