Lieut.-Colonel Robert Knowles, C.I.E.


    IT is no exaggeration to say that tropical medicine has sustained a grievous loss through the early decease, on August 3 at fifty-two years of age, of Robert Knowles after a brave struggle with prolonged ill-health, aggravated by exceptionally hard work which a keen sense of duty would not allow him to relax.

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    Lieut.-Colonel Robert Knowles, C.I.E.. Nature 138, 872 (1936).

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