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On the study of epidemic disease, as illustrated by the pestilences of London

Edward Headlam Greenhow

On the study of epidemic disease, as illustrated by the pestilences of London

being a paper read before the Epidemiological Society of London, at the opening of the sesion 1857-8

by Edward Headlam Greenhow

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Published by T. Richards in London .
Written in English


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Statementby E. Headlam Greenhow.
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