The Cambridge History of Medical Ethics
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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

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  • Philosophy / History, Criticism, Surveys

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRobert Baker (Editor), Laurence McCullough (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10436054M
ISBN 100521632978
ISBN 109780521632973
OCLC/WorldCa660133824

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