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Development of public health in Buddhism

Jnanranjan Haldar

Development of public health in Buddhism

by Jnanranjan Haldar

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Published by Indological Book House in Delhi, India .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southeast Asia
    • Subjects:
    • Public health -- Southeast Asia -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Pali literature.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJ.R. Haldar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRA541.A7842 H35 1992
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 122 p. ;
      Number of Pages122
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1369737M
      LC Control Number92900720

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