The purpose of this book is to provide a concise account of those parasites which affect man in developed countries. Other textbooks relate mainly to the tropics and subtropics where parasites by comparison are more common. It is widely believed that this difference in prevalence between tropical and temperate countries is due to differences in climatic conditions alone. Whilst it is true that certain vectors can only act as transmitters of disease under climatic conditions found in the tropics, there are many other ...

Parasites and Western Man 2012, Springer

ISBN-13: 9789401161961

Softcover Reprint of the Origi edition

Trade paperback

Parasites and Western Man 1979, Springer

ISBN-13: 9780852002216