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The Resource The burdens of disease : epidemics and human response in western history, J.N. Hays

The burdens of disease : epidemics and human response in western history, J.N. Hays

Label
The burdens of disease : epidemics and human response in western history
Title
The burdens of disease
Title remainder
epidemics and human response in western history
Statement of responsibility
J.N. Hays
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hays, J. N.
Dewey number
614.4/9
Index
index present
LC call number
RA649
LC item number
.H29 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1998 I-296
  • WA 11 GA1
NLM item number
H425b 1998
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemics
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Disease Outbreaks
Label
The burdens of disease : epidemics and human response in western history, J.N. Hays
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-344) and index
Contents
The Western inheritance: Greek and Roman ideas about disease -- Medieval diseases and responses -- The Great Plague pandemic -- New diseases and transatlantic exchanges -- Continuity and change: magic, religion, medicine, and science, 500-1700 -- Disease and the Enlightenment -- Cholera and sanitation -- Tuberculosis and poverty -- Disease, medicine, and Western Imperialism -- The scientific view of disease and the triumph of professional medicine -- The apparent end of epidemics -- Disease and power
Control code
000143333
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 361 p.
Isbn
9780813525280
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97039328
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143333
  • 144063
  • (OCoLC)ocm37935073
Label
The burdens of disease : epidemics and human response in western history, J.N. Hays
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 331-344) and index
Contents
The Western inheritance: Greek and Roman ideas about disease -- Medieval diseases and responses -- The Great Plague pandemic -- New diseases and transatlantic exchanges -- Continuity and change: magic, religion, medicine, and science, 500-1700 -- Disease and the Enlightenment -- Cholera and sanitation -- Tuberculosis and poverty -- Disease, medicine, and Western Imperialism -- The scientific view of disease and the triumph of professional medicine -- The apparent end of epidemics -- Disease and power
Control code
000143333
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 361 p.
Isbn
9780813525280
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
97039328
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143333
  • 144063
  • (OCoLC)ocm37935073

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