Marmots, microbes, and mandarins : the geopolitical uses of the Manchurian plague of 1910-11 (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Marmots, microbes, and mandarins : the geopolitical uses of the Manchurian plague of 1910-11

Author: William C Summers
Publisher: New Haven, Conn. ; London : Yale University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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When plague broke out in Manchuria in 1910 as a result of transmission from marmots to humans, it struck a region struggling with the introduction of Western medicine. This book covers the complex  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William C Summers
ISBN: 9780300183191 0300183194
OCLC Number: 810947272
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: William C. Summers.

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"A timely and fascinating topic."-Susan D. Jones, University of Minnesota -- Susan D. Jones "Employing a comprehensive ecological framework, Dr. Summers deftly weaves history, biology and geopolitics Read more...

 
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