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Painful History of Medicine Pox, Pus & Plague: A History of Disease & Infection John Townsend

Painful History of Medicine Pox, Pus & Plague: A History of Disease & Infection By John Townsend

Painful History of Medicine Pox, Pus & Plague: A History of Disease & Infection by John Townsend


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Summary

Read this history of disease and infection and find out what part pox, pus, and plague played in the spread and treatment of illness. Read these real-life stories and fascinating news reports to learn how hospitals and medical treatment has changed throughout the years.

Painful History of Medicine Pox, Pus & Plague: A History of Disease & Infection Summary

Painful History of Medicine Pox, Pus & Plague: A History of Disease & Infection by John Townsend

Read this history of disease and infection and find out what part pox, pus, and plague played in the spread and treatment of illness. Learn why British sailors were called limeys, and which disease turns the skin bright yellow. Discover why disease spread quickly. Read these real-life stories and fascinating news reports to learn how hospitals and medical treatment has changed throughout the years. Eye-catching photographs help you visualize medical treatment and conditions in this painful history of medicine book.

About John Townsend

John Townsend has been in teaching for 25 years, and has been a full-time writer since January 2003. He has written more than sixty books for young people, on such wide-ranging subjects as monsters, urban legends, spiders, computer crime, and spies. He has also written the recent thrillers The Hand and The Omen and the Ghost. He lives in England.

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GOR004930267
9781844437511
1844437515
Painful History of Medicine Pox, Pus & Plague: A History of Disease & Infection by John Townsend
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Pearson Education Limited
2005-03-03
56
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This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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