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Yellow fever : a deadly disease poised to kill again / James L. Dickerson.

  • Dickerson, James
Date:
2006
  • Books

About this work

Also known as

Deadly disease poised to kill again

Publication/Creation

Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2006.

Physical description

271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

Contributors

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-266) and index.

Contents

Philadelphia: the great plague of 1793 -- -- New Orleans: gateway to death -- Memphis almost disappears -- -- Mississippi devastated by yellow jack -- -- Spanish-American war: finding the real enemy -- -- Weapons of mass destruction -- -- Global warming casts ominous shadow -- -- The disease that won't go away.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    FU /DIC
    Open shelves

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ISBN

  • 1591023998