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Author Alchon, Suzanne Austin.

Title Native society and disease in colonial Ecuador / Suzanne Austin Alchon
Published Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1991

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 W'PONDS  986.600498 Alc/Nsa  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 151 pages : maps ; 24 cm
Series Cambridge Latin American studies ; 71
Cambridge Latin American studies ; 71
Contents Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1. Along the avenue of volcanoes -- 2. Disease, illness, and healing before 1534 -- 3. Conquest and epidemic disease -- 4. Changing patterns of disease and demography -- 5. Disaster and crisis in the 1690s -- 6. Disease and demographic stagnation -- Conclusion -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-147) and index
Subject Epidemics -- Ecuador -- History.
Indians of South America -- Diseases -- Ecuador.
Indians of South America -- Ecuador -- History.
Indians of South America -- Ecuador -- Population.
Peru (Viceroyalty) -- Politics and government.
Peru (Viceroyalty) -- Population.
Peru -- Politics and government.
Peru -- Population.
LC no. 91009110
ISBN 0521401860 (hardback)