Report of the Select Committee of the Senate of the United States on the Sickness and Mortality on Board Emigrant Ships
United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Sickness and Mortality on Board Emigrant Ships, Hamilton Fish
Arno Press, 1977 - Medical - 147 pages
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