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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
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
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
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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm473120711
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 283 pages
Isbn
9780137019960
Lccn
2009048726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)473120711
  • (Sirsi) a1047545
Label
Germs, genes, & civilization : how epidemics shaped who we are today, David P. Clark
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm473120711
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 283 pages
Isbn
9780137019960
Lccn
2009048726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)473120711
  • (Sirsi) a1047545

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