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American College of Dentists its history, organization, objectives and how it functions by Otto W. Brandhorst

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Published by J.S. Swift in [St-Louis .
Written in English


  • American College of Dentists.,
  • Dentists -- United States,
  • Dentistry -- History -- United States

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Other titlesThe American College of Dentists: history, the first fifty years, History of the American College of Dentists.
Statementby Otto W. Brandhorst .
LC ClassificationsRK 1, RK1A515 B7
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 571 p. :
Number of Pages571
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20144106M

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