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African traditional medicine

C. A. Dime

African traditional medicine

peculiarities

by C. A. Dime

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Published by Edo State University Pub. House in Ekpoma, Nigeria .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Traditional medicine -- Africa.,
    • Medicine -- Religious aspects.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 112-117) and index.

      StatementC.A. Dime.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR880 .D55 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination124 p. ;
      Number of Pages124
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL480454M
      ISBN 109782100048
      LC Control Number98207442

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