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Author Willrich, Michael.

Title Pox : an American history / Michael Willrich.

Imprint New York : Penguin Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    614.521 WIL    Available
Description 422 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series Penguin history of American life
Penguin history of American life.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-404) and index.
Contents Beginnings -- The mild type -- Wherever Wertenbaker went -- War is health -- The stable and the laboratory -- The politics of tight spaces -- The antivaccinationists -- Speaking law to power.
Subject Smallpox -- United States -- History.
Epidemics -- United States -- 19th Century -- History.
Epidemics -- United States -- 20th Century -- History.
Smallpox -- Epidemiology -- United States.
ISBN 9781594202865

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