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Title
Quarantine and the plague :  being a summary of the report on these subjects recently addressed to the Royal Academy of Medicine in France : with introductory observations, extracts from parliamentary correspondence, and notes   / by Gavin Milroy.
Medico-chirurgical review
Name/Creator
Milroy, Gavin, 1805-1886, creator
Académie de médecine (France)
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1259084 
Digital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Baker Business

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
S. Highley
Language
English
Description
71 p. ; 23 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Subject
Quarantine ;  Plague ;  Communicable diseases -- Transmission

Category
Quarantine

Plague

Note
"The report, contained in the following pages, appeared in the last number of the Medico-chirurgical review."--Advertisement, p. [3].

"In August 1844, the Royal Academy of Medicine in France appointed a commission to examine all the varied questions connected with the plague and with quarantines ... M. Ferrus was named the president, and M. Prus the secretary and reporter"--P. 15.

Goldsmiths'-Kress no. 34838.

Includes bibliographical references.
Other Title
  Rapport à l'Académie royale de médecine sur la peste et les quarantaines
Other Title
  Goldsmiths'-Kress library of economic literature ; no. 34838
Other Title
  Making of the Modern World
Other Title


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