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Book Description McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0070072728
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Book Description U.S.A.: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. No Jacket. Special Edition. Series: Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Hardcover: 2629 pages Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing; 15th edition (February 16, 2001) Language: English ISBN-10: 0070072728 ISBN-13: 978-0070072725 Product Dimensions: 11.1 x 8.8 x 3.2 inches Shipping Weight: 9.6 pounds Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars See all reviews (51 customer reviews). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1474439088978
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