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Science and human welfare

Wilfred Eade Agar

Science and human welfare

by Wilfred Eade Agar

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Published by Melbourne University Press in association with Oxford University Press in [Melbourne, London] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Victoria.
    • Subjects:
    • Eugenics.,
    • Family allowances -- Australia -- Victoria.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W. E. Agar.
      SeriesRealities of reconstruction,, no. 4
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHQ755 .A3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6484200M
      LC Control Number45007972
      OCLC/WorldCa2969089

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