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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
Observations on the Oriental plague and on quarantines :  as a means of arresting its progress   / addressed to the British Association of Science, assembled at Newcastle, in August, 1838, by John Bowring.
Name/Creator
Bowring, John, Sir, 1792-1872, creator
Laidlaw, James, Dr
British Association for the Advancement of Science
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1264785 
Digital ObjectLocation
Baker Business

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Edinburgh
Publisher
William Tait
Language
English
Description
45 p. ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Plague -- Transmission ;  Quarantine -- Middle East

Category
Quarantine

Plague

Note
Letter from Dr. James Laidlaw, of Alexandria: p. 36-45 (2nd group).
Other Title
  Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature ; no. 30549
Other Title
  Making of the Modern World
Other Title


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