Medicine in the Americas
Publisher: U.S. National Library of Medicine 2009
Medicine in the Americas is a digital library project providing scanned historical American medical books in pdf and as searchable text files. The project is aimed at the general public, with special emphasis on historians, students, clinicians, and librarians.
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