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Wood becomes water

Chinese medicine in everyday life

by Gail Reichstein

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Kodansha International in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine, Chinese

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index.

    Other titlesChinese medicine in everyday life
    StatementGail Reichstein ; illustrated by Pat Tan and Marie T. Keller.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR601 .R335 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 215 p. :
    Number of Pages215
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL685094M
    ISBN 101568362099
    LC Control Number97031947
    OCLC/WorldCa37696331


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