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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

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Title
Unhealthiness of towns, its causes and remedies :  being a lecture delivered at the Royal Institution, Liverpool, and the Athenaeum, Manchester   / by R.D. Grainger.
Name/Creator
Grainger, R. D. (Richard Dugard), 1801-1865, creator
Health of Towns Association (London, England)
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Ch. Knight
Language
English
Description
48 p. : ill. ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
WAA G745u 1845
Subject
Sanitation ;  Public Health ;  Mortality ;  Great Britain ;  Mortality -- Great Britain ;  Public health -- Great Britain ;  Sanitation -- Great Britain ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

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Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
" ... delivered under the sanction of the Metropolitan Health of Towns' Association, and now published by their authority"--P. [2].

At head of title: Health of Towns' Association.

Health of Towns' Association, Committee members roster and subscription rates: p. 48.


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