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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 Isthmus of Panama :  and what I saw there   / by C.D. Griswold, recently one of the surgeons of the P.R.R. Co.
Name/Creator
Griswold, C. D. (Chauncey D.), creator
Panama Railroad Co
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1138771 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine

Widener

Master Microforms
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
Dewitt and Davenport
Language
English
Description
180 p., [2] leaves of plates : maps ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
F1563 .G87
Subject
Canals, Interoceanic ;  Tropical medicine ;  Physicians -- Travel -- Panama -- Panama, Isthmus of ;  Panama -- Description and travel

Category
Public Health, 1800-1899

Colonialism and International Medicine

Maps in Books

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

Tropical Disease


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