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Pills, profits, and politics

Milton Morris Silverman

Pills, profits, and politics

by Milton Morris Silverman

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Published by University of California Press in [Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Pharmaceutical industry -- United States,
    • Drugs -- Prices -- United States,
    • Drugs -- Law and legislation -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Milton Silverman and Philip R. Lee.
      ContributionsLee, Philip R. 1924- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9666.6 .S54
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxviii, 403 p.
      Number of Pages403
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5439808M
      ISBN 100520026160
      LC Control Number73089166

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