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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 influence of tropical climates, more especially the climate of India, on European constitutions :  the principal effects and diseases thereby induced, their prevention or removal, and the means of preserving health in hot climates, rendered obvious to Europeans of every capacity : an essay   / by James Johnson.
Name/Creator
Johnson, James, 1777-1845, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1158143 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for J. Callow, medical bookseller
Language
English
Description
xv, [1] 534, [1] p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Subject
Tropical medicine ;  Medical climatology ;  Naval hygiene ;  Naval discipline ;  India -- Climate

Category
Tropical Disease

Public Health, 1800-1899

Medical Geography

Medical Education and Practice

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Colonialism and International Medicine

Note
Includes bibliographical references.


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