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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
The origin of disease :  especially of disease resulting from intrinsic as opposed to extrinsic causes : with chapters on diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment   / by Arthur V. Meigs.
Name/Creator
Meigs, Arthur V. (Arthur Vincent), 1850-1912, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1105410 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
J.B. Lippincott
Language
English
Description
xvi, 229 p., [68] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation ;  Pathology ;  Pathology ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Germ Theory

Medical Education and Practice

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Note
Plates accompanied by guard sheets with explanatory letterpress.

Includes index.
Other Title
Other Title
  Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine--Medical Heritage Library digitization project


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