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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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Scientific papers :  physiology, medicine, surgery, geology : with introductions, notes and illustrations  
Paré, Ambroise, 1510?-1590
Harvey, William, 1578-1657
Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894
Lister, Joseph, Baron, 1827-1912
Pasteur, Louis, 1822-1895
Lyell, Charles, Sir, 1797-1875
Paget, Stephen, 1855-1926
Willis, Robert, 1799-1878
Faulkner, Frank.
Robb, D. Constable (David Constable)
Ernst, Harold C. (Harold Clarence), 1856-1922
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New York
P.F. Collier & Son
440 p., [7] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., ports. ; 23 cm.

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AC1 .A4 Vol.38

WZ 5
General Surgery ;  Science ;  Physiology ;  Medicine ;  Surgery ;  Geology ;  Physiology ;  Medicine ;  Geology

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Germ Theory

The oath of Hippocrates -- The law of Hippocrates -- Journeys in diverse places / by Ambroise Paré ; translated by Stephen Paget -- On the motion of the heart and blood in animals / by William Harvey ; translated by Robert Willis and revised by Alexander Bowie -- The three original publications on vaccination against smallpox / by Edward Jenner -- The contagiousness of puerperal fever / by Oliver Wendell Holmes -- On the antiseptic principle of the practice of surgery / by Joseph Lister -- The physiological theory of fermentation / by Louis Pasteur ; translated by F. Faulkner and D.C. Robb and revised -- The germ theory and its applications to medicine and surgery / by MM. Pasteur, Jourbert, and Chamberland ; translated by H.C. Ernst -- On the extension of the germ theory to the etiology of certain common diseases / by Louis Pasteur ; translated by H.C. Ernst -- Prejudices which have retarded the progress of geology ; Uniformity in the series of past changes in the animate and inanimate world / by Sir Charles Lyell.

Includes bibliographical references.
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  Harvard classics ; [v.38]
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  Scientific papers; physiology, medicine, surgery, geology
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