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Herbal medicine and concepts of disease in Samburu

Elliot M. Fratkin

Herbal medicine and concepts of disease in Samburu

by Elliot M. Fratkin

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Published by Institute of African Studies, University of Nairobi in [Nairobi] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya.
    • Subjects:
    • Samburu (African people) -- Medicine.,
    • Materia medica, Vegetable -- Kenya.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 61.

      Statementby Elliot M. Fratkin.
      SeriesSeminar paper - Institute of African Studies, University of Nairobi ; no. 65, Seminar paper (University of Nairobi. Institute of African Studies) ;, no. 65.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDT433.542 .F73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination61 p. ;
      Number of Pages61
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4446183M
      LC Control Number79108116

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