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The Lambeth cholera outbreak of 1848-1849

Amanda J. Thomas

The Lambeth cholera outbreak of 1848-1849

the setting, causes, course, and aftermath of an epidemic in London

by Amanda J. Thomas

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Published by McFarland & Company in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cholera -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century,
  • Cholera -- England -- London -- Epidemiology,
  • Cholera -- epidemiology -- London,
  • Cholera -- history -- London,
  • Disease Outbreaks -- history -- London,
  • History, 19th Century -- London,
  • Rivers -- London,
  • Vulnerable Populations -- London

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAmanda J. Thomas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC133.G6 T46 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23928740M
    ISBN 109780786439898
    LC Control Number2009039036


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