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Geology and health

H. Catherine W. Skinner

Geology and health

closing the gap

by H. Catherine W. Skinner

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  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Environmentally induced diseases.,
  • Environmental health.,
  • Medical geography.,
  • Geology -- Health aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by H. Catherine W. Skinner and Antony R. Berger.
    ContributionsBerger, Antony R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA566 .S556 2003, RA566 .S556 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 179 p. :
    Number of Pages179
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18184467M
    ISBN 100195162048
    LC Control Number2002032955

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