Family planning knowledge, attitudes, and practices Machinga District, 1993 by Paula Tavrow

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Published by University of Malawi, Centre for Social Research in [Zomba, Malawi] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Malawi,
  • Machinga District.

Subjects:

  • Birth control -- Malawi -- Machinga District.

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Book details

StatementPaula Tavrow.
ContributionsMachinga District (Malawi). Health Office., Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ766.5.M245 T38 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination35, xlv leaves :
Number of Pages35
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1268750M
LC Control Number94982934

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