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Title Plague in the early modern world : a documentary history / edited by Dean Phillip Bell
Published London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, 2019


Description 1 online resource
Contents The bubonic plague : historical overview and scope -- Religious understanding of and response to plague -- Medical understanding of and responses to plague -- Political and policy responses to plague -- Social responses to plague : memory, society, and culture
Summary "Plague in the Early Modern World presents a broad range of primary source materials from Europe, the Middle East, North Africa, China, India, and North America that explore the nature and impact of plague and disease in the early modern world"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-277) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Plague -- History
Plague -- Social aspects
Medicine -- Religious aspects.
Plague -- history
Epidemics -- history
Religion and Medicine
Public Policy -- history
History, Early Modern 1451-1600
MEDICAL -- Forensic Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
HISTORY -- General.
HISTORY -- World.
HISTORY -- Modern -- 17th Century.
Medicine -- Religious aspects.
Plague -- Social aspects.
Clinical & internal medicine.
Social & cultural history.
History of medicine.
16th century, c 1500 to c 1599.
17th century, c 1600 to c 1699.
18th century, c 1700 to c 1799.
Infectious & contagious diseases.
General & world history.
Health and Wellbeing.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Bell, Dean Phillip, 1967- editor.
LC no. 2020692849
ISBN 9780429432057