Health and Nutrition in the Preindustrial Era: Insights from a Millennium of Average Heights in Northern Europe
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- N3 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy
- I1 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health
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- NEP-HEA-2001-10-16 (Health Economics)
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