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Title
Mosquito-borne diseases / issued by the Health Department for use in the public schools of the Canal Zone.
Name/Creator
Ashburn, P. M. (Percy Moreau), 1872-1940
Canal Zone, Dept. of Health.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1119073 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Washington
Publisher
G.P.O.
Language
English
Description
19 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RC116 .P3
Subject
Mosquitoes -- Control -- Textbooks ;  Mosquitoes as carriers of disease -- Textbooks ;  Communicable diseases -- Transmission -- Textbooks ;  Tropical medicine -- Textbooks

Category
Colonialism and International Medicine

Yellow Fever

Communicable Disease

William Gorgas, 1854-1920

Tropical Disease

Malaria

Note
juvenile

Copyright by P.M. Ashburn.

"... to be used as supplementary to the course of study in hygiene for the grammar grades"--P. [2].

Study questions: p. 17-19.


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