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The plague cycle : the unending war between humanity and infectious disease / Charles Kenny.

Kenny, Charles, (author.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albright Memorial Library 614.49 KENNY (Text) 50686015568855 Stacks Checked Out 03/13/2021

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  • ISBN: 9781982165338
  • ISBN: 1982165332
  • Physical Description: xiv, 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2021.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-290) and index.
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This history of mankind's battles against infectious diseases looks at how epidemics shaped empires and economies and how medical revolutions freed us from these cycles until new threats caused by changes in global trade and climate.
Subject: Epidemics > History.
Communicable diseases > History.
Diseases and history > Sociological aspects.
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