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Folk-medicine in Venezuela

Angelina Pollak-Eltz

Folk-medicine in Venezuela

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Published by Föhrenau in Wien .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Traditional medicine -- Venezuela

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAngelina Pollak-Eltz.
    SeriesActa ethnologica et linguistica -- Nr. 53. Series Americana ; -- 9, Acta ethnologica et linguistica -- 9, Acta ethnologica et linguistica -- nr. 53
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGR880 P6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231 p. --
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18957120M

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pollak-Eltz, Angelina. Folk-medicine in Venezuela. Wien: Föhrenau, (OCoLC) Document Type. Cite this chapter as: Pollack-Eltz A. () Folk Medicine in Venezuela. In: Traditionelle Heilkundige — Ärztliche Persönlichkeiten im Vergleich der Kulturen und medizinischen Systeme / Traditional Healers — Iatric Personalities in Different Cultures and medical by: 2.

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