Science and Empire. East Coast Fever in Rhodesia and the Transvall.
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374p black hardback, dustjacket present with some damage to back, name mark to front flyleaf, text is clean throughout, some crushing to bottom of index pages, overall condition is good, this title was published in the series Cambridge History of Medicine. Buchnummer des Verkäufers PAB 163996
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Verlag: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge University Press
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