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Title
The volcanic origin of epidemics / by John Parkin.
Name/Creator
Parkin, John, 1801-1886, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington
Language
English
Description
viii, 146 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : 1 map ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
WA P247v 1887
Subject
Volcanic Eruptions -- adverse effects ;  Epidemics ;  Epidemics

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

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