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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
A general chronological history of the air, weather, seasons, meteors, &c. in sundry places and different times :  more particularly for the space of 250 years : together with some of their most remarkable effects on animal (especially human) bodies and vegetables  
Name/Creator
Short, Thomas, 1690?-1772, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Widener


Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for T. Longman ... and A. Millar ...
Language
English
Description
2 v. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

Popular Works.

Case Reports.

Early works.

History.

Case Reports

print
Classification
RA793 .S81

18th c.
Subject
Disease ;  Climate ;  Europe ;  Meteorology -- History -- Early works to 1800 ;  Weather -- Physiological effect -- Early works to 1800 ;  Epidemics -- Early works to 1800 ;  Weather -- Psychological aspects -- Early works to 1800 ;  Climate -- Europe -- Popular Works ;  Disease -- Europe -- Popular Works ;  Europe

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Humoral Theory

Medical Education and Practice

Medical Geography

Note
Attributed to Thomas Short. Cf. ESTC.

"In two volumes."

Head and tail pieces.

Includes index.
Other Title
  General chronological history of the air, weather, seasons, meteors, &c. in sundry places and different times
Other Title


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