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Medicine that walks

disease, medicine and Canadian Plains native people, 1880-1940

by Maureen K. Lux

  • 16 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Prairie Provinces
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Health and hygiene -- Prairie Provinces -- History.,
    • Indians of North America -- Medicine -- Prairie Provinces -- History.,
    • Indians of North America -- Medical care -- Prairie Provinces -- History.,
    • Indians of North America -- Prairie Provinces -- Social conditions.,
    • Indians of North America -- Prairie Provinces -- Government relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [267]-284) and index.

      StatementMaureen K. Lux.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA448.5.I5 L89 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 300 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages300
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3968825M
      ISBN 100802047289, 0802082955
      LC Control Number2001275130
      OCLC/WorldCa46616036

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