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Health and the National Health Service

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Published by Athlone Press in London, Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • National health services -- Great Britain.,
    • Medical care -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [360]-388) and index.

      StatementJohn Carrier and Ian Kendall.
      SeriesConflict and change in Britain series ;, 5
      ContributionsKendall, Ian.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA395.G6 C38 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 398 p. ;
      Number of Pages398
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL672563M
      ISBN 100485800071, 0485801078
      LC Control Number97018611


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