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The Resource Bubonic plague in early modern Russia : public health and urban disaster, John T. Alexander

Bubonic plague in early modern Russia : public health and urban disaster, John T. Alexander

Label
Bubonic plague in early modern Russia : public health and urban disaster
Title
Bubonic plague in early modern Russia
Title remainder
public health and urban disaster
Statement of responsibility
John T. Alexander
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John T. Alexander's study dramatically highlights how the Russian people reacted to the Plague, and shows how the tools of modern epidemiology can illuminate the causes of the plague's tragic course through Russia. Bubonic Plauge in Early Modern Russia makes contributions to many aspects of Russian and European history: social, economic, medical, urban, demographic, and meteorological. It is particularly enlightening in its discussion of eighteenth-century Russia's emergent medical profession and public health institutions and, overall, should interest scholars in its use of abundant new primar
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, John T
Dewey number
614.5/732/0947
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RC179.R8
LC item number
A43 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plague
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Plague
  • Russia
Label
Bubonic plague in early modern Russia : public health and urban disaster, John T. Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface to Paperback Edition; Preface; Acknowledgments; Note on Dates and Transliteration; Introduction: Bubonic Plague, Fleas, and Rats; PART ONE: Historical Background, Medical Context, and Urban Setting; ILLUSTRATIONS; PART TWO: The Course of the Epidemic; PART THREE: The Epidemic's Impact and Consequences; Conclusions and Comparisons; Appendix 1. Doctors and Surgeons in Moscow in March 1771; Appendix 2. Students at the Moscow Surgical School in 1770-71; Abbreviations; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
316723915
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280837982
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316723915
Label
Bubonic plague in early modern Russia : public health and urban disaster, John T. Alexander
Publication
Note
Originally published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1980
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-372) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preface to Paperback Edition; Preface; Acknowledgments; Note on Dates and Transliteration; Introduction: Bubonic Plague, Fleas, and Rats; PART ONE: Historical Background, Medical Context, and Urban Setting; ILLUSTRATIONS; PART TWO: The Course of the Epidemic; PART THREE: The Epidemic's Impact and Consequences; Conclusions and Comparisons; Appendix 1. Doctors and Surgeons in Moscow in March 1771; Appendix 2. Students at the Moscow Surgical School in 1770-71; Abbreviations; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
316723915
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 385 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280837982
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)316723915

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