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Death by migration : Europe's encounter with the tropical world in the nineteenth century / Philip D. Curtin.

Author/creator Curtin, Philip D.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoCambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1989.
Descriptionxix, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents The mortality revolution and the tropical world : relocation costs in the early nineteenth century -- Sanitation and tropical hygiene at mid-century -- Killing diseases of the tropical world -- Relocation costs in the late nineteenth century -- The revolution in hygiene and tropical medicine -- The pursuit of disease, 1870-1914
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 223-244) and index.
LCCN 89031414

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Library Location Call Number Status Item Actions
Joyner General Stacks RC961 .C87 1989 ✔ Available Place Hold
Laupus Books - Stacks WC 16 C978D 1989 ✔ Available Place Hold

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