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Plagues and Peoples


Plagues and Peoples - McNeill, William, Professor
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Upon its original publication, Plagues and Peoples was an immediate critical and popular success, offering a radically new interpretation of world history as seen through the extraordinary impact--political, demographic, ecological, and psychological--of disease on cultures. From the conquest of Mexico by smallpox as much as by the Spanish, to the bubonic plague in China, to the typhoid epidemic in Europe, the history of disease is the history of humankind. With the identification of AIDS in the early 1980s, another ...

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

ISBN-13: 9780385121224

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Plagues and Peoples 1977, Blackwell Publishers, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780631178804


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

ISBN-13: 9780385112567