Plagues and Peoples

by

Plagues and Peoples - McNeill, William H

This book describes the dramatic impact of infectious diseases on the rise and fall of civilisations. Plague demoralized the Athenian army during the Peloponnesian war, and ravaged the Roman Empire. In the 16th century smallpox was the decisive agent that allowed Cortez with only 600 men to conquer the Aztec empire, whose subjects numbered ...

Plagues and Peoples 1994, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140233643

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Select
Plagues and Peoples 1979, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780140551396

New edition

Mass-market paperback

Select
Plagues and Peoples 1977, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385121224

Trade paperback

Select
Plagues and Peoples 1977, Blackwell Publishers, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780631178804

Hardcover

Select
Plagues and peoples 1976, Anchor Press, Garden City, N.Y.

ISBN-13: 9780385112567

Hardcover

Select