Nursing in the United States Public health service
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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in [Washington .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • United States. Public Health Service.,
  • Public health nursing -- United States.

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Statementby Katharine S. Read ...
LC ClassificationsRA11 .R177 no. 176
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 6 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6476483M
LC Control Number44041361

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