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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

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The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

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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

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Title
The chances of death, and other studies in evolution / by Karl Pearson.
Name/Creator
Pearson, Karl, 1857-1936, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1259068 
Digital ObjectLocation
Museum Comp Zoology

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource

Place of Origin
London
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
E. Arnold
Language
English
Description
2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Classification
HM106 .P4
Subject
Mortality ;  Probabilities ;  Natural selection ;  Social sciences ;  Women and death

Category
Images in Books

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
v. 1. The chances of death. The scientific aspect of Monte Carlo roulette. Reproductive selection. Socialism and natural selection. Politics and science. Reaction! A criticism of Mr. Balfour's attack on rationalism. Woman and labour. Variation in man and woman. Appendix: Sectarian criticism -- v. 2. Woman as witch. Ashiepattle. Kindred group-marriage. The German passion-play. Appendix.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.


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