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Norman Rupert Barrett - bibliography

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Biography

British surgeon, Born 1903, Adelaide, South Australia; died 1979.

Bibliography

  • The Contribution of Australians to Medical Knowledge.
    Medical History, London, October 1967, 11 (4): 321-333.
  • King Henry the Eighth.
    Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, London, April 1973, 52 (4): 216-233.

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