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Cities and the health of the public

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Published by Vanderbilt University Press in Nashville, TN .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Urban health,
  • Urban Health

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNicholas Freudenberg, David Vlahov, and Sandro Galea, editors.
    ContributionsFreudenberg, Nicholas., Vlahov, David., Galea, Sandro.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA566.7 .C58 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3414907M
    ISBN 100826515118, 0826515126
    LC Control Number2005031075

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