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Infectious waterborne diseases

Phillip E. Greeson

Infectious waterborne diseases

by Phillip E. Greeson

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Published by U.S. Geological Survey in [Reston, VA] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waterborne infection.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 14-16.

    Statementby Phillip E. Greeson.
    SeriesBriefing papers on water quality, Geological Survey circular ;, 848-D
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQE75 .C5 no. 848-D, RA642.W3 .C5 no. 848-D
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 16 p. ;
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3922971M
    LC Control Number81607881

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