Disease: The Story of Disease and Mankind's Continuing Struggle Against It

By: Dobson, Mary

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Essays on 50 key diseases, plagues and epidemics function both as self contained mini histories of individual diseases and as part of a larger narrative chronicling the history of medicine. Includes timelines, boxed features on significant medical breakthroughs, fascinating case histories, anecdotes and medical curiosities. Contains 150 color photographs.

Title: Disease: The Story of Disease and Mankind's Continuing Struggle Against It

Author Name: Dobson, Mary

Categories: Medicine, Health & Fitness,

Edition: First

Publisher: London, Quercus: 2007

ISBN Number: 1847240143

ISBN Number 13: 9781847240149

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 029684

Description: An unmarked copy with small chip to back spine fold. "The compelling and sometimes frightening stories of 30 deadly diseases - and of humanity's efforts to combat them."

Keywords: medicine, Health,