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The Cambridge World History of Human Disease

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Combining recent medical discoveries with historical and geographical scholarship, The Cambridge World History of Human Disease traces the concept of disease throughout history and in each major world region. It offers the history and geography of each significant human disease--both historical and contemporary--from AIDS to yellow fever, and touches on the variety of approaches that different medical traditions have used to fight disease. Accessible to laypeople and specialists alike, The Cambridge World History of Human Disease offers an extraordinary glimpse of what is known about human health as the twenty-first century begins.

Edited by Kenneth F Kiple
Published by Cambridge University Press 1993

Hardback with dustjacket
There is some staining on the top of the bookstock and a little wear to the dustjacket.
Inside the book is in excellent condition and unmarked

Please note this is a very thick book with over 1,000 pages and weighs approx 2.5kg

Item details

Author(s):
Kenneth F Kiple
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First 1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521332869
ISBN-13:
9780521332866
Number of pages:
1176
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
The Cambridge World History of Human Disease

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Combining recent medical discoveries with historical and geographical scholarship, The Cambridge World History of Human Disease traces the concept of disease throughout history and in each major world region. It offers the history and geography of each significant human disease--both historical and contemporary--from AIDS to yellow fever, and touches on the variety of approaches that different medical traditions have used to fight disease. Accessible to laypeople and specialists alike, The Cambridge World History of Human Disease offers an extraordinary glimpse of what is known about human health as the twenty-first century begins.

Edited by Kenneth F Kiple
Published by Cambridge University Press 1993

Hardback with dustjacket
There is some staining on the top of the bookstock and a little wear to the dustjacket.
Inside the book is in excellent condition and unmarked

Please note this is a very thick book with over 1,000 pages and weighs approx 2.5kg

Author(s):
Kenneth F Kiple
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
First 1993
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0521332869
ISBN-13:
9780521332866
Number of pages:
1176
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Title:
The Cambridge World History of Human Disease

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