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Religion and medicine: 2.

Michael Arthur Hugh Melinsky

Religion and medicine: 2.

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Published by S.C.M. Press for the Institute of Religion and Medicine in London .
Written in English

  • Medicine and religion,
  • Medicine and psychology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by M.A.H. Melinsky.
    ContributionsInstitute of Religion and Medicine.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 200 p.
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18047712M

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