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Published by IFC, Boston University in [Johannesburg], [Boston] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Medical care surveys -- Lesotho,
  • Non-governmental organizations -- Lesotho

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesLesotho health survey : a rapid donor survey
Statementconducted by Boston University ... [et al.].
ContributionsBoston University., International Finance Corporation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA407.5.L46 L47 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 80 leaves :
Number of Pages80
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24072539M
LC Control Number2008347480

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