Cultures of plague medical thinking at the end of the Renaissance

This title highlights the impact that the plague epidemic in Italy between 1575 and 1578 had on the medical writers and practitioners of the time. He asserts that these writers anticipated modern epidemiology and created the structure for plague classics of the next century

Main Author: Cohn, Samuel Kline
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2010, c2010
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This title highlights the impact that the plague epidemic in Italy between 1575 and 1578 had on the medical writers and practitioners of the time. He asserts that these writers anticipated modern epidemiology and created the structure for plague classics of the next century
Physical Description:xiv, 342 p. ill., map
ISBN:9780191722530