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The Resource Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today, David P. Clark

Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today, David P. Clark

Label
Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today
Title
Germs, genes, & civilization
Title remainder
how epidemics shaped who we are today
Statement of responsibility
David P. Clark
Title variation
Germs, genes, and civilization
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Clark, David P
Dewey number
614.4
Index
index present
LC call number
R702
LC item number
.C63 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2010 G-202
  • WA 11.1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Diseases and history
  • Epidemics
  • Civilization
  • Human evolution
  • Human genetics
Label
Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today, David P. Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : our debt to disease -- Where did our diseases come from? -- Transmission, overcrowding, and virulence -- Water, sewers, and empires -- Meat and vegetables -- Pestilence and warfare -- Venereal disease and sexual behavior -- Religion and tradition : health below or heaven above? -- Manpower and slavery -- Urbanization and democracy -- Emerging diseases and the future
Control code
ocn473120711
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 283 p.
Isbn
9780137019960
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009048726
System control number
(OCoLC)473120711
Label
Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today, David P. Clark
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : our debt to disease -- Where did our diseases come from? -- Transmission, overcrowding, and virulence -- Water, sewers, and empires -- Meat and vegetables -- Pestilence and warfare -- Venereal disease and sexual behavior -- Religion and tradition : health below or heaven above? -- Manpower and slavery -- Urbanization and democracy -- Emerging diseases and the future
Control code
ocn473120711
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 283 p.
Isbn
9780137019960
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009048726
System control number
(OCoLC)473120711

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