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Title
Observations on the diseases in long voyages to hot countries :  and particularly on those which prevail in the East Indies   / by John Clark, formerly surgeon of the Talbot Indiaman.
Name/Creator
Clark, John, 1744-1805, creator
East India Company, Court of Directors.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1159378 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for D. Wilson and G. Nicol
Language
English
Description
xvi, 366, [1] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print

Early works to 1800
Subject
Medicine, Naval -- Early works to 1800 ;  Medicine, Naval -- East Indies -- Early works to 1800 ;  Tropical medicine -- Early works to 1800 ;  East Indies -- Climate -- Early works to 1800

Category
Humoral Theory

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

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

Public Health, 1700-1799

Colonialism and International Medicine

Note
"Published by order of the Court of Directors of the Hon. East India Company"--P. [i].


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