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Published: 18 October 2010

384 Pages | 7 illustrations

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199577736

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Medicine in an age of Commerce and Empire

Britain and its Tropical Colonies 1660-1830

Mark Harrison

  • Written by the winner of the Templer Medal Book Prize, awarded by the Society for Army Historical Research in 2005 for Medicine and Victory: British Military Medicine in the Second World War.
  • The first book to look at medical developments in the colonies, and the effect those developments had on medicine in Britain