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Native African medicine

Harley, George Way

Native African medicine

with special reference to its practice in the Mano tribe of Liberia

by Harley, George Way

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Published by Frank Cass in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mano (African tribe),
  • Medicine -- Liberia.,
  • Medicine -- Africa.,
  • Medicine, Magic, mystic and spagiric.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. (255)-263.

    Statementby George Way Harley ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR651
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13926800M

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