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The Resource Plagues in world history, John Aberth, (electronic book)

Plagues in world history, John Aberth, (electronic book)

Label
Plagues in world history
Title
Plagues in world history
Statement of responsibility
John Aberth
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Plagues in World History provides a concise, comparative world history of catastrophic infectious diseases, including plague, smallpox, tuberculosis, cholera, influenza, and AIDS. Geographically, these diseases have spread across the entire globe; temporally, they stretch from the sixth century to the present. John Aberth considers not only the varied impact that disease has had upon human history but also the many ways in which people have been able to influence diseases simply through their cultural attitudes toward them. The author argues that the ability of humans to alter disease, even wi
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aberth, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA649
LC item number
.A24 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Exploring world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemics
  • Communicable diseases
Label
Plagues in world history, John Aberth, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC662297
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
v, 244 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780742557055
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Plagues in world history, John Aberth, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
EBC662297
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
v, 244 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780742557055
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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