Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 October 2014

376 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199356355

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Confronting Contagion

Our Evolving Understanding of Disease

Melvin Santer

  • Traces the history of disease theory from Classical Antiquity to modern times.
  • Written by Melvin Santer, a microbiologist and an experienced disease historian.
  • Discusses a wide variety of diseases, eras, places, and people.

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