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Health and fitness in the modern world

Health and fitness in the modern world

a collection of papers presented at the Institute of Normal Human Anatomy, Viala Regina Elena, 289 and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rome, Italy

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Published by Athletic Institute in [Chicago] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Papers in English, French and German.

Statementconference chairman : Leonard A. Larson.
ContributionsLarson, Leonard A. 1906-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16828968M

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