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Eduard Arning - bibliography

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Biography

German physician, born June 9, 1855, Manchester.

Bibliography

  • Weiterer Beitrag zur Klinik und Anatomie der Neuritis leprosa. 1893.
    With Max Nonne (1861-1959
  • Etnographische Notizen Hawaii. Hamburg, 1931.
  • 1995 Eduard Arning's Hawaiian Collections.
    The Hawaiian Journal of History, Vol No. pp. 177-181.
    Smithsonian Institution, Department of Anthropology.

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