Health and medicine at sea, 1700-1900 / edited by David Boyd Haycock and Sally Archer.

Maritime medicine, together with its links to the development of empire, is a burgeoning area of historical interest and enquiry. This book, based on extensive original research, explores the history of health and medicine in maritime and imperial context.

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Online Access: Full Text (via Cambridge)
Other Authors: Haycock, David Boyd, 1968- (Editor), Archer, Sally (Editor)
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Published: Woodbridge : Boydell Press, 2009.
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Summary:Maritime medicine, together with its links to the development of empire, is a burgeoning area of historical interest and enquiry. This book, based on extensive original research, explores the history of health and medicine in maritime and imperial context.
Item Description:NLM copy has dust jacket.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiv, 229 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9781846157325
1846157323
DOI:10.1017/9781846157325