American Plagues

American Plagues

Lessons From Our Battles With Disease

Book - 2016
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Smallpox, yellow fever, malaria, polio... now largely just unhappy history. Yet from our confrontations with these past plagues come lessons. As we struggle to understand and remedy problems like HIV/AIDS, coronary heart disease, and Ebola infection, Gehlbach shows how encounters with epidemics in the past will aid our present understanding of health and disease.
Publisher: Lanham :, Rowman Littlefield,, [2016]
Edition: Updated edition.
ISBN: 9781442256507
Branch Call Number: 614.4097 Gehlbach 06/2016
Characteristics: ix, 301 pages ;,24 cm


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