Plagues In World History

Author: John Aberth
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
ISBN: 9781442207967
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Plagues in World History provides a concise, comparative world history of catastrophic infectious diseases, including plague, smallpox, tuberculosis, cholera, influenza, and AIDS.

Plagues In World History

Author: John Aberth
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780742557062
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The book defines plague broadly to encompass infectious diseases from the Black Death to AIDS.

Plagues In World History

Author: John Aberth
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated
ISBN: 9780742557055
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Plagues in World History provides a concise, comparative world history of catastrophic infectious diseases, including plague, smallpox, tuberculosis, cholera, influenza, and AIDS.

Viruses Plagues And History

Author: Michael B. A. Oldstone M.D.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199758494
Size: 63.85 MB
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Michael Oldstone tells all these stories as he illuminates the history of the devastating diseases that have tormented humanity, focusing mostly on the most famous viruses. Oldstone begins with smallpox, polio, and measles.

Plagues And Peoples

Author: William McNeill
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0307773663
Size: 73.69 MB
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Upon its original publication, Plagues and Peoples was an immediate critical and popular success, offering a radically new interpretation of world history as seen through the extraordinary impact--political, demographic, ecological, and ...

Get Well Soon

Author: Jennifer Wright
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1627797475
Size: 64.80 MB
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Get Well Soon delivers the gruesome, morbid details of some of the worst plagues we’ve suffered as a species, as well as stories of the heroic figures who selflessly fought to ease the suffering of their fellow man.

Outbreak Plagues That Changed History

Author: Bryn Barnard
Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0307489256
Size: 15.30 MB
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Filled with fascinating, often gory details about disease and history, Outbreak! is a wonderful combination of science and history. From the Hardcover edition.

Spores Plagues And History

Author: Chris Holmes
Publisher: Chris Holmes
ISBN: 9781930754454
Size: 76.55 MB
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Spores, Plagues and History follows the trail of anthrax from prebibical times to the present. A highly readable, authoritative perspective of the role infectious agents have played in world history.

Disease And Medicine In World History

Author: Sheldon J. Watts
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415278171
Size: 73.60 MB
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This volume is a landmark contribution to the field of world history. It covers the principal medical systems known in the world, based on extensive original research.

Man And Microbes

Author: Arno Karlen
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684822709
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A noted medical historian places recent outbreaks of deadly diseases in historical perspective, with accounts of other alarming and recurring diseases throughout history and of the ways in which humans have adapted.