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Author Tomes, Nancy, 1952-

Title The gospel of germs : men, women, and the microbe in American life / Nancy Tomes.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1998.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    616.01 TOM    Available
Description xv, 351 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-341) and index.
Subject Germ theory of disease -- Public opinion -- History -- 19th century.
Germ theory of disease -- Public opinion -- History -- 20th century.
Hygiene -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Hygiene -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0674357078 (cloth : alk. paper) : $29.95

 
    
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