practical dictionary of Chinese medicine by Nigel Wiseman

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Published by Paradigm Publications in Brookline, Mass .

Written in English

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Book details

Other titlesChinese medicine
StatementNigel Wiseman, Feng Ye.
ContributionsFeng, Ye, 1967-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsR601 .W57 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 945 p. ;
Number of Pages945
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1094140M
ISBN 100912111542
LC Control Number94018575

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