2 edition of Cancer control in public health. found in the catalog.
Cancer control in public health.
New York (State). Bureau of Cancer Control.
by Office of Public Health Education, New York State Dept. of Health in Albany
Written in English
|Statement||[Papers presented at the Scientific session of the Public Health Cancer Association, at its 5th annual meeting, held November 7 to 8, 1948, in conjunction with the annual meeting of the American Public Health Association in Boston.|
|LC Classifications||RC277.N7 A53|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||68, 36 p.|
|Number of Pages||68|
|LC Control Number||52063538|
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