The Eradication of Phossy Jaw: A Unique Development of Federal Police Power

  title={The Eradication of Phossy Jaw: A Unique Development of Federal Police Power},
  author={R. Alton Lee},
  journal={The Historian},
  • R. Lee
  • Published 1 November 1966
  • Law
  • The Historian
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