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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
Are epidemics contagious? / by John Parkin.
Name/Creator
Parkin, John, 1801-1886, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1063479 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington
Language
English
Description
viii, 146 p. ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Disease -- etiology ;  Epidemiology ;  Communicable diseases -- Transmission ;  Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Communicable Disease


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