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The Resource Cholera : the biography, Christopher Hamlin, (electronic resource)

Cholera : the biography, Christopher Hamlin, (electronic resource)

Label
Cholera : the biography
Title
Cholera
Title remainder
the biography
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Hamlin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cholera is a frightening disease. Victims are wracked by stomach cramps and suffer intense diarrhoea. Death can come within hours. Though now seeming a distant memory in Europe, which suffered several epidemics in the 19th century before John Snow identified the link with water, it is still a serious threat in many parts of the world - Zimbabwe is a recent example. Snow's discovery was one of the great breakthroughs of epidemiology and a wonderful story from the history of science. Later came the discovery of the culprit organism - Cholera vibrio - understanding of its life cycle, and the devel
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamlin, Christopher
Dewey number
614.5/14
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Biographies of disease
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cholera
  • Cholera
Label
Cholera : the biography, Christopher Hamlin, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-337) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cholera : the very idea -- Cholera finds itself -- Citizen cholera -- Cholera confuses -- Cholera goes into analysis, and dies -- Cholera's last laugh
Control code
ocn505429924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191571701
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612383182
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)505429924
Label
Cholera : the biography, Christopher Hamlin, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-337) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cholera : the very idea -- Cholera finds itself -- Citizen cholera -- Cholera confuses -- Cholera goes into analysis, and dies -- Cholera's last laugh
Control code
ocn505429924
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 344 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191571701
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612383182
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)505429924

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