African trypanosomiasis : report of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee [meeting held in Geneva from 25 to 30 November 1968]
Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee on African Trypanosomiasis, World Health Organization & Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. (1969). African trypanosomiasis : report of a Joint FAO/WHO Expert Committee [meeting held in Geneva from 25 to 30 November 1968]. Geneva : World Health Organization. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/40760
World Health Organization technical report series ; no. 434
FAO agricultural studies ; no. 81
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