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Published by Published by the Interdisciplinary Communication Associates, for the Interdisciplinary Communications Program, the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Drugs -- Testing -- Congresses.,
  • Drugs -- Toxicology -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 267-268.

StatementJoseph D. Cooper, editor.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesPhilosophy and technology drug assessment -- v. 4.
ContributionsCooper, Joseph David, 1917-1975., Interdisciplinary Communications Program.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 271 p.
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16608604M

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