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The health of the industrial worker by Edgar Leigh Collis

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Published by Blakiston"s in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Industrial hygiene -- Great Britain.,
  • Working class -- Medical care.

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Contains bibliographies.

Statementby Edgar L. Collis ... and Major Greenwood ... containing a chapter on Reclamation of the disabled by Arthur J. Collis ... with an introduction by Sir George Newman ...
ContributionsGreenwood, Major, 1880-, Collis, Arthur John, 1868-
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 450 p.
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24183314M

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