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Aspirin the remarkable story of a wonder drug by Diarmuid Jeffreys

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Published by Bloomsbury in London .
Written in English


  • Aspirin -- Popular works.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDiarmuid Jeffreys.
GenrePopular works.
LC ClassificationsRM666.A82 J44 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 335 p.
Number of Pages335
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22598620M
ISBN 100747570779, 074757443X

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