Twelve Diseases that Changed Our World by Irwin W. Sherman audiobook

Twelve Diseases that Changed Our World

By Irwin W. Sherman
Read by Chris Sorensen

Tantor Audio 9781555814663
10.73 Hours 1
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This book covers the history of twelve important diseases and addresses public health responses and societal upheavals. ● Chronicles the ways disease outbreaks shaped traditions and institutions of Western civilization. ● Explains the effects, causes, and outcomes from past epidemics. ● Describes a dozen diseases to show how disease control either was achieved or failed. ● Makes clear the interrelationship between diseases and history. ● Presents material in a compelling, clear, and jargon-free prose for a wide audience. ● Provides a picture of the best practices for dealing with disease outbreaks.

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Summary

This book covers the history of twelve important diseases and addresses public health responses and societal upheavals.

● Chronicles the ways disease outbreaks shaped traditions and institutions of Western civilization.

● Explains the effects, causes, and outcomes from past epidemics.

● Describes a dozen diseases to show how disease control either was achieved or failed.

● Makes clear the interrelationship between diseases and history.

● Presents material in a compelling, clear, and jargon-free prose for a wide audience.

● Provides a picture of the best practices for dealing with disease outbreaks.

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Author Bio: Irwin W. Sherman

Author Bio: Irwin W. Sherman

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 10.73
Audience: Adult
Language: English