Politics and the Canadian Army Medical Corps
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Politics and the Canadian Army Medical Corps a history of intrigue, containing many facts omitted from the official records, showing how efforts at rehabilitation were baulked by please see Herbert A. Bruce

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Published by W. Briggs in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Canada. -- Canadian Army. -- Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps -- History -- World War, 1914-1918,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Medical care -- Canada

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Other titlesPolitics and the C.A.M.C
Statementby Herbert A. Bruce ; with introduction by Hector Charlesworth.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 71855
The Physical Object
Pagination4 microfiches (175 fr.)
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19184271M
ISBN 100665718551

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