The contagious city : the politics of public health in early Philadelphia /

By the time William Penn was planning the colony that would come to be called Pennsylvania, with Philadelphia at its heart, Europeans on both sides of the ocean had long experience with the hazards of city life, disease the most terrifying among them. Drawing from those experiences, colonists hoped...

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Main Author: Finger, Simon, 1977- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2012.
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Online Access:Available via EBSCO eBook Collection
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