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Nutrition and the Akamba child

W. M. van Steenbergen

Nutrition and the Akamba child

by W. M. van Steenbergen

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Published by Royal Tropical Institute, Medical Research Center in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Nairobi, Kenya .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Kenya,
  • Machakos (District)
    • Subjects:
    • Children -- Kenya -- Machakos (District) -- Nutrition.,
    • Kamba (African people) -- Nutrition.,
    • Food habits -- Kenya -- Machakos (District)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby W.M. van Steenbergen.
      ContributionsMedical Research Centre, Nairobi.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRJ206 .S82 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. ;
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3936265M
      LC Control Number81980045

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