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Contributions to the study of yellow fever.

Joseph M. Toner

Contributions to the study of yellow fever.

A.--The distribution and natural history of yellow fever in the United States ...

by Joseph M. Toner

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Yellow fever -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Reprinted from Annual report, supervising surgeon U.S. marine-hospital service, 1873.

      Statementby J. M. Toner, M.D. B.--The yellow-fever epidemic of 1873; reports from medical officers, U.S. marine-hospital service, with note by the supervising surgeon, John M. Woodworth, M.D.
      ContributionsWoodworth, John Maynard, 1837-1879.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC211.A2 T66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination51 p.
      Number of Pages51
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6987969M
      LC Control Number07028835
      OCLC/WorldCa4319080

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Her body is changing, she can't stand the sound of her mother's voice, and she has a mega crush on a cute painter guy named. Its mission was to study the cause and spread of the yellow fever. Led by Major Walter Reed, working in Cuba, the commission confirmed in what Dr.

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