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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
A brief history of epidemic and pestilential diseases :  with the principal phenomena of the physical world, which precede and accompany them, and observations from the facts stated   / by Noah Webster ...
Name/Creator
Webster, Noah, 1758-1843, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1281433 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, by G. Woodfall
Language
English
Description
2 v. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Epidemics -- History ;  Communicable diseases -- History ;  Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation ;  Mortality

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
First published: Hartford [Conn.] : Printed by Hudson & Goodwin, 1799.


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