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Public health and colonialism

the case of German New Guinea 1884-1914

by Margrit Davies

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Published by Harrassowitz in Wiesbaden .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public health -- Papua New Guinea -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Public health -- Papua New Guinea -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Imperialism -- Health aspects -- Papua New Guinea -- 19th century.,
  • Imperialism -- Health aspects -- Papua New Guinea -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Public health administration -- Papua New Guinea -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Public health administration -- Papua New Guinea -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMargrit Davies.
    SeriesQuellen und Forschungen zur Südsee -- Bd. 1
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA558.P3 D38 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 237 p. :
    Number of Pages237
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19110090M
    ISBN 103447046007

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