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An essay on the bilious or yellow fever of Jamaica

John Williams

An essay on the bilious or yellow fever of Jamaica

collected from the manuscript of a late surgeon. By Charles Blicke.

by John Williams

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Published by printed for T. Becket and Co.; and E. and C. Dilly in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 299, no. 5.
ContributionsBlicke, Charles, Sir, 1745-1815.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],vii,[1],71,[1]p.
Number of Pages71
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16899055M

  For a general overview of yellow fever and the postbellum South see Margaret Humphrey, Yellow Fever and the South (Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, ). Humphrey’s work was one of the first that attempted to examine the virus’ role in the region as a whole and argues that yellow fever, unlike any other disease, required government involvement and lead to the creation of Author: Lindsay Rae Privette. Visit the post for more. [email protected]

  Jamaica Does Literary Fest With A Caribbean Twist Rasta men, international literati and jerk chicken are just some of what you'll find at Jamaica's Calabash Literary Festival, an event that is.   In the Arethusa had sailed to Philadelphia from Jamaica via Havana just in support of this claim. 40 The Scottish military surgeon Colin Chisholm reported on the infectious nature of yellow fever in Grenada in An Essay on the Benjamin Rush, An Account of the Bilious Remitting Yellow Fever, as It Appeared in the City of.

  And so, when I was in college, I flew to Jamaica cheap, under the guise of a youth-volunteer racket. By the time I wondered what I was doing, we’d landed in Montego Bay, and I Author: Bryan Washington. An account of the contagious epidemic yellow fever, which prevailed in Philadelphia in the summer and autumn of ; comprising the questions of its causes and domestic origin, characters, medical treatment, and preventives.


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