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2 edition of Caduceus in Saigon found in the catalog.

Caduceus in Saigon

Barbara Evans

Caduceus in Saigon

a medical mission to South Viet-Nam.

by Barbara Evans

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Medical and sanitary affairs,
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Children

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS557.A677 E9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 210 p., [6] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages210
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17322436M

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