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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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The American practice of medicine :  being a treatise on the character, causes, symptoms, morbid appearances, and treatment of the diseases of men, women, and children, of all climates, on vegetable or botanical principles : as taught at the reformed medical colleges in the United States : containing also a treatise on materia medica and pharmacy, or the various articles prescribed, their description, history, properties, preparation, and uses : with an appendix, on the cholera, &c. : illustrated by numerous plates and cases : the whole preceded by practical rules for the prevention of diseases and the preservation of health   / by W. Beach.
Beach, W. (Wooster), 1794-1868, creator
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Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
New York
Printed for the author, by S. Marks & Son, and Mitchell & Co.
3 v. : col. ill. ; 23 cm.

Medicine, Botanic ;  Naturopathy ;  Materia medica, Vegetable

Medical Education and Practice

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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

Vols. 2-3 have numbered leaves of plates.

Includes indexes.

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