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The white plague : tuberculosis, man, and society

Author: René J Dubos; Jean Dubos
Publisher: New Brunswick ; London : Rutgers University Press, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that the great increase of tuberculosis was intimately connected with the rise of an industrial, urbanized society and - a much more controversial idea when this book first appeared forty  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Popular Works
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: René J Dubos; Jean Dubos
ISBN: 0813512247 9780813512242 0813512239 9780813512235
OCLC Number: 59690789
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1952.
Includes index.
Description: xxxviii, 277 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: René and Jean Dubos ; foreword by David Mechanic ; introductory essay by Barbara Gutmann Rosenkrantz.

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