Physical health and fitness of Bolivian boys

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Published by Thieme Inc. in Stuttgart, New York : Georg Thieme Verlag, New York .

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  • Boys -- Health and hygiene -- Bolivia.

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Statementedited by H.C.G. Kemper and J. Coudert.
SeriesInternational journal of sports medicine, supplement 2, vol. 15, April 1994, International journal of sports medicine -- v. 15, 2.
ContributionsKemper, Han C. G., Coudert, J.
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Paginationvi, 71-114, p. 7-8 :
Number of Pages114
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Open LibraryOL22363478M

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