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Prevention of malaria in Ceylon

Fernando, Marcus Sir.

Prevention of malaria in Ceylon

by Fernando, Marcus Sir.

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Published by s.n. in [Colombo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Malaria -- Prevention -- Sri Lanka.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementlecture by Sir Marcus Fernando at the University College, Colombo.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination16p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18599802M

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