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Report on the climate and principal diseases of the African station :  compiled from documents in the office of the director-general of the Medical Department, and from other sources, in compliance with the directions of the right honorable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty   / under the immediate direction of Sir William Burnett ; by Alexander Bryson.
On the climate and principal diseases of the African station
Climate & diseases of the African station
Bryson, Alexander, 1802-1869, creator
Burnett, William, Sir, 1779-1861
Highley, Samuel, bookseller.
Great Britain, Admiralty.
William Clowes and Sons, printer.
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Countway Medicine

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Place of Origin
Printed by order of the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty by W. Clowes and Sons
xv, 266 p. ; 25 cm.

RA943 .B9
Malaria ;  Yellow Fever ;  Fever ;  Naval Medicine ;  Meteorological Concepts ;  Communicable Disease Control ;  Great Britain. , Royal Navy. , African Squadron. ;  Medical geography -- Africa, West ;  Africa, West -- Climate ;  Slave trade -- Africa, West ;  Tropical Medicine ;  Africa, Western ;  EnglandLondon

Colonialism and International Medicine

Yellow Fever

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Public Health, 1800-1899

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Medical Education and Practice


Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Preliminary observations -- Topographic remarks on the Africa Station extending from Cape Verde on the north, to Cape Negro on the south of the equator -- A retrospective view of the diseases peculiar to the African Squadron -- On the causes of diseases in the African Squadron -- Index.

Includes index.

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