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Traditional medicine in Amesi

Bernadette Ezeliora

Traditional medicine in Amesi

by Bernadette Ezeliora

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Published by Cecta (Nig) in [Enugu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Amesi (Nigeria),
  • Nigeria,
  • Amesi.,
  • Amesi
    • Subjects:
    • Traditional medicine -- Nigeria -- Amesi.,
    • Igbo (African people) -- Nigeria -- Amesi -- Medicine.,
    • Herbalists -- Nigeria -- Amesi.,
    • Amesi (Nigeria)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 128-134) and index.

      StatementBernadette Ezeliora.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGR351.32.I34 E94 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 140 p. :
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL898541M
      ISBN 109782396230
      LC Control Number95190312
      OCLC/WorldCa34825569

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