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Contagion : how commerce has spread disease, Mark Harrison

Label
Contagion : how commerce has spread disease
Title
Contagion
Title remainder
how commerce has spread disease
Statement of responsibility
Mark Harrison
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Disease and commerce are among the most powerful forces that have shaped the modern world. They are also closely intertwined: over many centuries trade has been the single most important factor in the spread of diseases. In this groundbreaking book, Mark Harrison provides the first major international history of contagious illness and of commerce."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harrison, Mark
Dewey number
614.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RA651
LC item number
.H37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2013 A-006
  • WC 11.1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epidemics
  • Communicable diseases
  • International trade
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Disease Transmission, Infectious
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Quarantine
  • Commerce
  • Communicable diseases
  • Epidemics
  • International trade
Label
Contagion : how commerce has spread disease, Mark Harrison
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disease and globalization
  • Conclusion: Sanitary pasts, sanitary futures
  • Merchants of death
  • War by other means
  • The evils of quarantine
  • Quarantine and the empire of free trade
  • Yellow fever resurgent
  • A stranglehold on the East
  • Plague and the global economy
  • Protection or protectionism?
Control code
ocn785865143
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 376 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780300123579
Lccn
2012017219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300123579
  • (OCoLC)785865143
Label
Contagion : how commerce has spread disease, Mark Harrison
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Disease and globalization
  • Conclusion: Sanitary pasts, sanitary futures
  • Merchants of death
  • War by other means
  • The evils of quarantine
  • Quarantine and the empire of free trade
  • Yellow fever resurgent
  • A stranglehold on the East
  • Plague and the global economy
  • Protection or protectionism?
Control code
ocn785865143
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xviii, 376 pages, [32] pages of plates
Isbn
9780300123579
Lccn
2012017219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300123579
  • (OCoLC)785865143

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