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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

The Great Plague of London, 1665

The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

“Pestilence” and the Printed Books of the Late 15th Century

Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904–1914

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
The highway of death / by Earl Bishop Downer.
Name/Creator
Downer, Earl Bishop, b. 1885, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1154662 
Location
Widener

Countway Medicine

Master Microforms

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
F.A. Davis Co.
Publisher
S. Philips
Language
English
Description
209 p., [32] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., facsims., map ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
D561 .D6
Subject
Typhus fever -- Serbia -- 1915 ;  World War, 1914-1918 -- Serbia -- Personal narratives, American

Category
Maps in Books

Images in Books

Public Health, 1900-

Note
"The author ... wishes to convey ... a graphic description of his experiences in Serbia during its frightful epidemic of typhus fever and the thrilling events which befell the thrice-captured city of Belgrade"--Pref., p. 1.

"Copiously illustrated with numerous half-tone engravings from original photographs."
Other Title
  Harvard medicine preservation microfilm project. 04518
Other Title


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