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Author Brown, Kevin, 1961-

Title Pox [electronic resource] : The Life and Near Death of a Very Social Disease / Kevin Brown.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : The History Press, [2006]
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Summary From almost the time when man first discovered the pleasures of sin, he has also experienced the torments of the Pox. Drawing on references from art and literature, stories of famous sufferers and medical documents, this book presents the history of syphilis and gonorrhoea, and their treatment, from the Renaissance to the antibiotic age.
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Subject Gonorrhea -- Patients -- Biography.
Gonorrhea -- Treatment -- History.
Gonorrhea -- History.
Syphilis -- Patients -- Biography.
Syphilis -- Treatment -- History.
Syphilis -- History.
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Other Form: Print version: Brown, Kevin, 1961- Pox. Stroud : Sutton, 2006. 9780750940412 (hbk.) : (Uk)013527808
ISBN 9780752495705 (e-pub)
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