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Alfred-Aimé Heurtaux - bibliography

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Biography

French physician, born March 27, 1832; died October 1, 1909. According to one source, he was born on March 17.

Bibliography

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  • Alfred Aimé Heurtaux. In: C.-E. Curinier, editor: Dictionnaire national des contemporains. 6 volumes, Paris 1889-1906.

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