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The Body Taboo Its Origin, Effect, and Modern Denial by Elton Raymond Shaw

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Published by Shaw Publishing Company in Washinton, D.C .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Elton Raymond Shaw.
LC ClassificationsGV450 .S5
The Physical Object
Pagination368 p.
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6364147M
LC Control Number38000710

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