Sailors, Scurvy, Science and Authority

@article{Bardolph1997SailorsSS,
  title={Sailors, Scurvy, Science and Authority},
  author={E M Bardolph and Rodney H. Taylor},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine},
  year={1997},
  volume={90},
  pages={238 - 238}
}
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