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The Resource Plagues in world history, John Aberth

Plagues in world history, John Aberth

Label
Plagues in world history
Title
Plagues in world history
Statement of responsibility
John Aberth
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aberth, John
Dewey number
614.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA649
LC item number
.A24 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 E-466
  • WA 11.1
NLM item number
A147p 2011
Series statement
Exploring world history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemics
  • Communicable diseases
  • Epidemics
  • Communicable Diseases
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Communicable diseases
  • Epidemics
  • Epidemieën
Label
Plagues in world history, John Aberth
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; Chapter 1: Plague; Chapter 2: Smallpox; Chapter 3: Tuberculosis; Chapter 4: Cholera; Chapter5: Influenza; Chapter 6: AIDS; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
694787198
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282922686
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612922688
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
52e866b5-f02b-42e6-b119-b2782a5d7e3b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)694787198
Label
Plagues in world history, John Aberth
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction; Chapter 1: Plague; Chapter 2: Smallpox; Chapter 3: Tuberculosis; Chapter 4: Cholera; Chapter5: Influenza; Chapter 6: AIDS; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
694787198
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (v, 244 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282922686
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9786612922688
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
52e866b5-f02b-42e6-b119-b2782a5d7e3b
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)694787198

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